In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(become weary)cansarseshe tires very quickly — enseguida se cansa
- Only when Preston's legs began to tire, their persistence and courage finally waning, did Everton break through again.
- The little man from Papua New Guinea was the first to sense that Wakefield were beginning to tire and, according to Radlinski, he let his teammates know.
- The visitors were also tiring and mistakes began to happen.
- With the only substitute available already on they began to tire on the huge, heavy pitch.
- Hoggard began to tire slightly but he remained a threat and after being bowled through his ten overs he had the magnificent figures of four for 39.
- Repairing people for a living can be rewarding but it's also is stressful, tiring and sometimes just awful.
- Ismay Macdonald and Leanne Cashion enjoyed several fine runs from defence, as the Oxford side began to tire under the barrage of pressure.
- An hour later and I was beginning to tire after a long hard day.
- As the visitors began to tire Mark Triffitt and Mark Crangle scored to give Osbaldwick a valuable 4-2 win.
- After several hard blows from Luken, Xarne's arms began to tire.
- Bonniconlon at this stage began to tire and with the Belmullet midfield and half back line in top form Belmullet ran out winners.
- However, with the Goole forwards tiring, they began to show signs of form.
- Stage coach travel was rugged and slow, with long distances being an arduous and tiring journey over primitive roads, subject to delay and often impassible in muddy weather.
- Scores were getting harder to come by as both sides tightened up their game and Tinnahinch began to tire after their early hectic pace.
- As the half wore on Abbeyleix began to tire, they looked disgruntled and they had given their all; it was not to be their day.
- As the players tired, spaces began to open up and there was finally some sense that chances could happen.
- The teachers have an important role in the protection of children, but they too live in the same difficult, tiring and often very frightening or humiliating situation.
- Rusedski, still feeling the effects of more than three hours work on Friday, began to tire in the third and fourth sets while Murray took his time to get going.
- But I began to tire, and I realised that if I rested and trod water, I would undo all the progress I had made.
- Nottingham, however, proved unable to match Oxford's stamina, and, as they began to tire, Oxford piled on the pressure.
2(become bored)cansarseaburrirseto tire of sth/sb/-ing — cansarse / aburrirse de algo/algn/+ inf
- He would stay until he started to tire of the solitude, however long that might be.
- After tiring of her inactivity, she expressed an interest in becoming president of Cavendish, which is 50 kilometres north of Hamilton.
- Also in the mix is Viktor, a crusty auteur who is tiring of glitter-eyed ingénue girlfriends.
- Camden council, where I live, never tires of bragging of how it evicts people with rent arrears.
- He pressed his lips together until they went white and appeared to be tiring of me quite quickly.
- It is a dance, swirling and whirling until one person tires of it or moves on to a new partner.
- He joined St Paul's Boys School rowing team in 1993 after tiring of playing cricket, and won the Princess Elizabeth Challenge Cup with them in 1997.
- Perhaps voters are tiring of the endless negotiation and finessing which a shared balance of power requires.
- The BBC never tires of telling us how passionately it seeks the interest and participation of the public in its political output, particularly the young.
- The third insurgency seems to be tiring of having all the fighting happening in their backyard, and they are fearful that they will be excluded from the upcoming elections.
- In May, 2000, tiring of the crowded conditions, I took some photographs showing the type of service that customers have to endure.
- Well it does not seem that people are tiring of you!
- But all writer-actors say that until they tire of spending days alone with a computer.
- I skipped entire chapters, reading slices of sections until I tire of the plot.
- One can only feel sorry for the West Virginian tourist board who must now be tiring of seeing everyone portrayed as either a redneck degenerate, or dopey member of the sheriff's department who is unable to save the day!
- His method of working was to concentrate on a topic until he tired of it, when he would write a book on that topic.
- There's also comfort for those tiring of the glass and aluminium cladding look in commercial buildings.
- Padilla, tiring of this tardiness, threatened to adjourn at 10: 15 if there was no quorum.
- Bart tires of Homer's lack of interest in him and chooses another father from the Bigger Brother program.
- Societal pressure, advancing years and tiring of the dating game should not be the reason to take the solemn vows, because it will only lead to problems, especially for any children involved.
1neumático masculinellanta feminine Latin Americagoma feminine River Plate Cuba(outer cover) cubierta femininetire pressure — presión del neumático feminine
- tire valve — válvula de la goma
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