In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1temblarI was trembling with fear — temblaba de miedo
- my legs/hands were trembling — me temblaban las piernas/las manos
- I tremble at the thought that … — tiemblo al pensar que …
1temblor masculineto be all of a tremble — estar / temblar como un flan informal
- She could hear her raging heart beat wildly in her ears and she trembled with excitement and anxiety.
- She could feel his hands trembling slightly at her waist.
- Her hand trembled slightly, and then it began to positively shake.
- My body quivered, my hands trembled, and my eyes began to fill with tears.
- Still trembling slightly, I returned to the kitchen and made a pot of strong coffee.
- Ivory's lip trembled slightly and her body shook with fear.
- My hands trembled slightly as I locked my bike in front of the Rittenhouse Hotel.
- With her slim fingers slightly trembling, Amy disengaged the key he'd given her from her ring and let it spill from her hand to the floor.
- He trembled slightly and said he wanted to be friends.
- And he smote the air with his fists, and believers trembled with excitement.
- She began to tremble slightly in anticipation.
- She's composed, but her lower lip's trembling slightly, and every few seconds, she'd bite it to try make it stop.
- He removed his own coat, putting it around her scrawny shoulders which were trembling slightly, then reached down to place her hand in his.
- Adam walked beside me, still trembling slightly.
- ‘When the first truckload arrived, my hand was slightly trembling when shooting,’ he wrote.
- His eyes were dull and he was trembling slightly.
- He had broken out into a sweat and was trembling slightly.
- The rain had stopped an hour ago and now a chill swept the air, rustling damp leaves and cutting through bare flesh which shook, trembled, beneath its rabid touch.
- It was still trembling, so slightly he could barely feel it.
- I trembled with excitement as my ship rumbled to life.
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