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(pattern, tendency)tendencia femininethere is a trend toward centralization — existe una tendencia a / hacia la centralización
- that's the general trend among young people — esa es la tónica general entre los jóvenes
- upward/downward trend — tendencia alcista / al alza/bajista / a la baja
- this will set the trend in personal computers — esto marcará la pauta / la tónica en lo que respecta a computadoras personales
- We know of no previous reports of angina incidence trends in Britain based on reviews of medical records from general practices.
- The trend indicates the general tendency or direction over the long-term.
- They also reportedly stressed the importance of such positive trends to be sustained in the weeks ahead.
- The point is that the general trend is moving in the positive direction.
- The revolution in English football has led to the development of some disturbing trends, however.
- Any measure of geographical variation or time trends needs to ensure comparability of numerator and denominator data.
- At any rate, there is a worrying trend developing along the North Mayo coast.
- Only a few years ago, in 1999 to be precise, Al used to call upward price trends a threat.
- But we expect the general trend in 2000 will be in the opposite direction to last year.
- The exercise has also come about because of housing developments in the area which could affect population trends.
- Some trends may be apparent but other changes may occur which may contradict the general direction of the trend.
- However, there are some general trends that depend more on the species than on the gene.
- As is apparent in the current analysis, the trends were general, and not discrete.
- Returning to the pectoral limb, we can easily make out two general trends.
- Certainly in New South Wales, new trends are developing in terms of where foster families are in 2003.
- The general trend is towards currency management against a basket which reflects the trading mix of imports and exports.
- As a general trend, sales of Irish newspapers have declined during the past quarter.
- The editors followed the general trends within economic history, whose foundations were developed elsewhere.
- They observed differences between the samples and made note of some general trends.
- The most recent batch reverse that trend, generally showing the parties to be even.
- The mall promoted trends and high fashion, which were two things Rebecca didn't follow.
- His studies have shown that fashion and social trends and even consumer buying habits often reflect humanity's search for a deeper meaning.
- Tiny bikini underwear is gaining in prevalence simply because of today's fashion trends.
- Prices in the art market are to a high degree influenced by fashionable trends.
- These days, in contrast, fashion trends emanate from a diverse range of sources.
- This technique serves to identify drug use trends at an early stage in their development.
- But what is the real impact on the home front of our obsession with fashionable and vogue trends?
- As far as retro fashion trends go, the fifties may be here to stay awhile.
- I confess it is a fashionable trend, but in summer, I think most people choose cotton or silk.
- Someone had better spare me from their ramblings of fashion trends and marriage.
- However, new electronics features as usual will ameliorate such negative trends.
- Even without a single currency, that is where we are sharing cultures, fashion and lifestyle trends.
- And the channel that plays the hit music is now setting trends in fashion.
- The gardens of the time were eclectic and people wanted the latest trends from home and abroad - leading to some extravagant features.
- Politicians now think that a few glib punchlines and a couple of fashionable trends will pull them closer to young people.
- For office supply stores, color and fashion trends spell opportunity and risk.
- As a matter of fact, I don't like anything to do with fashions or trends.
- In the future, demographics may alter food trends in yet different directions.
- Fashion trends in general are strongly influenced by music, TV and film celebrities.
- It's all about style and cars and fashion and trends and shape and form, so it's a great marriage.
1tenderunemployment is trending upward/downward — el desempleo tiende al alza/a la baja
- public opinion trends toward/away from capital punishment — la opinión pública se inclina hacia/en contra de la pena capital
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