In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Theatre(role/scene) trágicoa tragic actress — una actriz dramática / trágica
- It was a tragic accident, and in the U.S., no matter how tragic, most accidents are not crimes.
- Darius, of course, casts himself in the tragic rather than the comic mould.
- The Play of King Lear is a great tragic play that many tragedies try to compare to.
- The passionate retelling of Shakespeare's tragic story is set in the Italian city of Verona during high summer.
- They have warned those looking after children to keep them away from garages and factory sites before there is a tragic accident.
- The tragic, or Shakespearean, version of the story runs something like this.
- They don't have categories for best actor in romantic role or best actor in a tragic role, so why comedy?
- It was a tragic accident, but accidents happen in demolition all the time.
- It could have been a tragic accident, or there could have been third party involvement.
- Nothing they told us suggests that this was anything other than a tragic accident.
- Hampshire police have described the incident as a tragic accident.
- He was the icon in an era of icons, but like Shakespeare's tragic heroes his fatal flaws cut short a certain glittering career.
- It is truly tragic - but not in the way that Shakespeare intended, and surely not in the way that the producers had in mind.
- Early today, they did not believe there were any suspicious circumstances and said they thought it was a tragic accident.
- We analysed the plot movements within the parables, distinguishing between tragic and comic parables.
- Everyone at the school is extremely shaken and saddened by the tragic accident.
- There is thus a mixture of the comic and the tragic, the virtuous and the villainous, the young and the old, the male and the female.
- One was left, at the end of the play, with a sense of pity for him, which was more due to his performance than the tragic figure he portrayed.
- He laughs, mocking the pose a Shakespearean actor might take during a particularly tragic scene.
- Their deaths are so tragic that several minutes are spent on their horror.
- This is a plea to all bar owners and councillors to help make Bolton a place to be proud of and to prevent these tragic accidents happening.
- He points out to tragic dramatists that what is seen on the stage makes a deeper impression than what is only narrated.
- The excellent cast manage to tease out the humour of the play without undermining its tragic elements.
- There was no evidence it was anything but a very tragic accident.
- Then again, it's a theme of war films to make tragedies all the more tragic, isn't it?
- Seeing the work as a crude forebear of Elizabethan tragic drama effaces its status as an instance of de casibus literature.
- It may not be his most original play but it is his most unrelievedly tragic.
- It was also apparent that an early morning tragic road accident in Monasterevin was to delay its progress.
- In the past three years, eight young people from the general area have lost their lives in tragic accidents.
- Three more people died on local roads in the past week in two tragic accidents
- It looked as though the record, like the opera, was to have a tragic finale.
- A young boy has died in a tragic accident after he was pulled unconscious from a swimming pool.
- Safety rules for school trips are to be tightened up in a bid to reduce the potential for tragic accidents.
- It was an excellent film - comic in parts, tragic in others, and poetic in others.
- There have been a couple of tragic accident deaths over the weekend, and the congestion is bad on a daily basis.
- I've played Macbeth; you could call him a villain but Shakespeare calls him tragic.
- Police are treating the death as a tragic accident and the coroner has been informed.
- Hubris, the fatal flaw of a tragic hero which blinds him to the reality of the world, is not exactly in short supply at the present.
- An explosion which killed a retired couple at their home was a tragic accident, an inquest heard yesterday.
- It was there that he had a tragic accident with a saw in which he lost his left hand.
2(sad)(consequences/event/life) trágico(expression/voice) trágico
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