In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(of creative work)título masculinetitle song — canción del título feminine
- If you Google any of the above names, with the titles of their famous books, you get hundreds, if not thousands, of links.
- This was later followed by a second book with the title Migrations.
- Thomas Hardy took a line from Thomas Gray's poem, Elegy in a country Churchyard, as the title for his most successful novel.
- I remember enjoying it, but I could never remember the title of the book, nor the name of the author.
- Previous research has demonstrated that knowledge of book titles and authors' names is reflective of immersion in a literate environment.
- Without the clue provided by the title, its real source might be impossible to discern.
- The only difference between them was the title of the book and the author's name.
- Churchill's book with the same title gave its name to a TV series for which Walton wrote this patriotic march.
- The name Kilpatrick is still part of the parish seal and is the title of the weekly parish newsletter.
- Participants knew his name, but really couldn't remember a book title by him.
- The title suggests that printed sources are included, but in fact this is primarily a manuscript study.
- The book's chapter titles are the names of the continents, and within each continent the English language experience of each country is described.
- Put the title and artist name in the comment box.
- My only clue was a reference, buried in the article, to a book title by this anonymous author.
- Because you've phoned to say something about a submission, someone may write down your name and the title of your book, and pass the note on to the slush readers.
- He wrote the title of his book and his pen-name on a slip of paper and gave it to me.
- This all-new version adds minute details to the daily rituals of the little inhabitants - you can almost zoom in to see specific ingredients as meals are prepared, or read book titles on shelves.
- Here are three song titles containing brackets.
- A similar methodology governs the narrator's reading, since she selects books according to categorised titles: women's names or cities.
- Flint, which is the title of the book as well as the surname of Eddy's frighteningly driven heroine, is a cross-genre novel.
1.2(literary work)libro masculinetítulo masculine
- Their initial list will be of humor-oriented titles, but they see a broad catalogue of fiction and nonfiction to follow.
- A busy Cannes market will include a distinctive and varied crop of BBC Films titles currently in post-production.
- He devotes all of one sentence to the literally thousands of titles of Catholic devotional literature in the era.
- There are reprints of popular titles in colourful paperbacks at special prices.
- It also aims to ensure that communities outside the major cities continue to enjoy access to a wide variety of film titles through their local cinemas.
- The number of newspaper titles published diminished in all belligerent nations as the war progressed, as did the size of those which survived, but circulations often increased.
- Random House trade imprints now publish lead titles as print books and e-books simultaneously.
- The combined searches and other data sources found 3351 potential titles.
- This year we are labouring to establish a church library program of 45-50 titles for pastors and churches in the Hispanic world.
- Two Fox Movietone News clips of the cast and crew arriving and working in Japan and trailers for House of Bamboo and the rest of the recent spate of Fox film noir titles fill out this DVD.
- In 1855, 1,020 book titles were published, 1,836 in 1864, and 10,691 in 1894.
- The festival is already renowned as a place for the discovery of films, often screening titles which go on to become box office hits months after the festival.
- Both companies were established more than 65 years ago, but at one point Marvel was producing 60 comic book titles a month.
- The two titles in this review that we most recommend are Safe Sanctuaries and The Life of the Mind.
- There appears to be no slowing of the trend of increasing number and specialization of magazine titles.
- For Time Inc., the world's largest magazine publisher with 134 titles, coming up with a fresh idea for a new magazine gets harder and harder.
- Broadcast offers titles ranging from classic Westerns to 50s b-movie sci-fi.
- In the coming years, the Internet may offer additional opportunities for repackaging old film and television titles.
- This book is a revised and updated edition of the same title published in 1993.
- The terrain of teen books is marvelously bumpy, each title an atlas of emotional highs and lows.
2.1(designation, label)título masculine
- Floyd retired in 1982, but he took the title of research professor and continued to regularly go to work.
- They've been kind enough to grant me a title of Professor of English so I'm a member of the department.
- Two years later he was honoured with the title of Astor Professor of Mathematics at University College.
- Back in Melbourne, Frank was running out of job titles.
- Regardless of their title, all meeting professionals need to have certain qualities.
- What exactly is your job title and job description?
- At Iowa State, ‘adjunct’ has been used for many titles, including professional and scientific staff who have teaching duties.
- While that's his official title for at least the next two years, the most high-profile aspect of the job will come in September 2007.
- However, he retains his professorial title and benefits at the University of Washington.
- The boundaries created by job titles are artificial.
- It is a good idea to write down the exact dates and times of the incident you are making your complaint about, along with the names and job titles of any staff involved.
- In the second century ‘rabbi’ came to be used as a formal title for an ordained scribe.
- Most of my job titles are… rather undescribing, though.
- Here's how it works: you must select the job title which most closely reflects your position.
- Otherwise, we have some interesting company names and job titles.
- Mach holds the title of Visiting Professor of Inspiration and Discovery at the university and is convinced a work on this scale is almost demanded of him.
- For each, give your job title, the name of the company and the period of employment.
- Workers are being given bigger job titles rather than bigger salaries as cash-strapped companies try to keep employees happy.
- You have to provide all of the relevant details for your profile, including dates and titles for the jobs and positions you've held.
- The easiest way to do this is to embellish a little when describing your current job title.
- Certain professional titles may replace those just mentioned.
- He received the title of Professor in 1872 while at Milan.
- Today it is an honorary title and Professor Crewe will be expected to attend civic functions as an ambassador for the town.
- In the U.S., professors routinely use their titles, which are an important part of their credentials.
- A friend of mine told me in their country a board could legally put measures into places to protect such titles and reserve them for well-trained professionals.
- If she had a professional title, it would be Dr. Anne Jones and she would use that in her professional life.
- He had no answer to my next question, which was why on a class list it was even necessary to know, or why the women were singled out to have titles indicating their marital status.
- Professional titles such as ‘Doctor’ or ‘Master’ are commonly used in addressing people.
- He is not a professor and does not claim the title.
- The titles and pretensions of professional status just serve to hide that.
- Formal introductions are rare, but professional titles are used to address respected persons.
- A disclosure to the voluntary body she helps suggested that she appeared to have a marital history because she used the title Ms.
como Sr, Sra, Dr etc
2.3(noble rank)título masculinetítulo nobiliario masculinetítulo de nobleza masculine
- This means that all the trappings of the new state - the official titles, ministries and institutions - are just paper fictions, in danger of vanishing at any moment.
- She immediately resented her choice to use his title instead of his name.
- When he was ennobled in 1964, someone remarked he should take the title Lord Corridor of Power.
- Every other face around him brought to mind more and more titles and official names.
- He is not to be confused with Arthur himself, who inherits the title of Lord Godalming.
- The German emperor claimed the title of Holy Roman Emperor, but where did that leave the French king - as his permanent vassal?
- But when you log on to book tickets for our National Theatre they do better than that; they give you no less than forty appellations, titles, ranks or honorifics to choose from.
- You'll never find me worrying about the placement of cutlery or whether it's permissible to address an older woman by her first name instead of her title.
- Though he did not have the title of a lord or any special rank, he lived fairly well as one of the lower upperclassmen.
- There was even a suggestion that after ‘some years’ Townsend also could have received a title and an official allowance.
- He was awarded a knighthood for services to his country's cricket, but since Jamaicans do not accept such titles, is known instead as The Honourable Alan Rae.
- His wife, Herodias, convinced Herod to go to Rome and risk his fortune and kingdom for the same title.
- He's even selected his title - Lord Connery of Fountainbridge.
- He argued that Camilla should not become queen, and instead take the title Duchess of Lancaster - the king is always the Duke of Lancaster.
- Hailed for saving his country from invasion, Duncan earned the title Viscount Duncan of Camperdown.
- However, the highest ranked officials have titles that are more secular in origin.
- The title of Officer is reserved for achievement appreciated by Canada or humanity in general.
- Thus, in the United States, Bangladeshis may find some initial difficulty in using people's names instead of kinship titles.
- He had used Rob's real name instead of his title for the first time, and everyone noticed.
- She earned her title following a visit by Queen Victoria, says Dr Kellett.
2.4Sporttítulo masculinehe won the junior title last year — ganó el campeonato juvenil / fue campeón juvenil el año pasado
- before noun title fight — combate por el título
- Two Orkney golfers have won the Scottish champions title in the biggest competition for club golfers in the world.
- Jamaica's U - 19 cricketers are off to Kami's home turf to win both titles in the regional competition.
- At the city finals, the maximum number of competition titles was won by students of Bishop Cotton's Girls' School.
- Major titles are won by incredibly small margins.
- They went on to win a further four championship titles in the competitive Congolese domestic league, their last success in 1990.
- What he needs even more, what would be most important for the player who already has won three major titles in a prolific career, is another Open Championship.
- She has won national titles and international competitions and came fourth in the 1999 European Championships.
- Sixty clubs throughout England competed for the championship title, sending their best athletes forward.
- He has won riding titles at Churchill Downs, Turfway Park, and River Downs.
- The world number five had begun the week in optimistic mood, talking of his desire to win more major titles after a disappointing 2001 season.
- Last year saw Germans, Austrians, Italians - even a few Moldovans - compete for the title of Open champion.
- Would he have won Champions League crowns, major domestic titles, perhaps even a Footballer of the Year award?
- He won five British championship titles and competed on the Grand Prix circuit for seven years during an impressive riding career.
- Could he become the sixth man to win all four major titles?
- The title of Supreme Champion won by Craig means that he is the best dog in Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales and the Isle of Man.
- After all, he had delivered the city of Rome its fourth title in 101 years against seemingly impossible odds.
- From there the year had its high points - two Masters Series titles in Miami and Rome helped with that - but the Grand Slam events continued to pose a problem.
- The men and women's national teams currently hold five of the seven major championship titles.
- The Cardinal have won two titles, the last in 1988.
- Winning a second world title while in recovery from winning the first changed ideas on what athletes can and cannot do.
3.1(right of ownership)derecho masculinetitularidad femininetitle to sth — derecho a algo
- Legal title to the property was taken by the parties as joint tenants.
- The company has the legal and beneficial title to its property.
- It specifically prevents the Maori Land Court granting freehold title to Maori tribes that claim customary ownership.
- The land registry documentation makes clear that legal title to the property was held in the name of the company.
- They also applied to corporate bodies, such as the Gallican Church, whose property titles were over 1,000 years standing.
3.2(document)título de propiedad masculine
4Television Cinemacréditostítulos (de crédito)
1titularintitular formalhe is officially titled deputy editor — su título oficial es redactor adjunto
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