In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1masculine viajefeminine excursiónfeminine salidaI'd like to go on a long trip — me gustaría hacer un viaje largo
- a weekend trip to Paris — un viaje de fin de semana a París
- we took a trip down to the coast — fuimos de excursión a la costa
- she's going on a trip to Japan — se va de viaje al Japón
- he's away on a trip — está de viaje
- a trip to the theater — una salida / una visita al teatro
- a trip to the country — una excursión / salida al campo
- a trip to the zoo/dentist — una visita al zoológico/dentista
- enjoy your trip! — ¡buen viaje!
- it took two trips to bring everything over — tuvimos (/ tuvieron etc. ) que hacer dos viajes para traerlo todo
2.1(stumble, fall)tropezón masculinetraspié masculine
- The majority of genuine damages claims were for slips, trips and falls.
- More than 10% of head injuries requiring hospitalisation amongst children come from simple trips and falls when just running around.
- Other topics on the agenda are reducing slips, trips and falls and back injury, preventing at-work road accidents and managing asbestos in buildings.
- Slips, trips and falls are a very common cause of accidents with hundreds of thousands of incidents reported each year.
- Postal workers have enough problems with dog bites and slips, trips, and falls.
- The most common causes of accidents are slips, trips and falls at work and lifting habits which result in back injuries.
- Until now, medics have not seen an increase in the number of slips, trips and falls.
- The service aims to reduce the number of elderly people who are seriously injured or debilitated by trips and falls in their own homes.
- He realized that that fall was not just a regular trip or stumble.
- However, the number of accidents caused by livestock, trips and falls in the farmyard increased.
- The hazard of ‘slips, trips and falls’ is identified but no control measures for that hazard are identified.
- Another good practice is teaching children to put their toys safely away on shelves or in a toy chest after playing, to prevent trips and falls.
- Make your child aware that leaving backpacks on the floor can cause trips and falls - it's safer to set belongings on chairs or tables.
- Compensation cheats who make fraudulent claims for trips and falls are costing taxpayers millions of pounds.
- Mechanisms of injury included falls, trips or slips, body contact with another person or object, wet/uneven ground and inappropriate footwear.
- The reasons can vary from liver illnesses to assaults, trips and falls.
- Slips, trips and falls can happen in almost any industry but for building workers the problem is particularly deadly.
- Employers and staff who want advice on preventing slips, trips and falls at work can contact the division.
- Almost a third of injuries are incurred handling, lifting and carrying while slips, trips, and falls cause almost a fifth.
- Many falls result from trips and slips when the impaired balance of an elderly person prevents swift corrective action.
2.2(attempt to make sb fall)zancadilla feminine
3.1(drug-induced)viaje masculine slangcolocón masculine slangpasón masculine Mexico slangto be on a trip — estar en un pasón Mexico slang
- he's had a bad trip — ha hecho un mal viaje
- Good cinema is like a drug trip - you can enter other worlds and escape.
- Therefore, there may actually be cognitive similarities between the trips of one LSD user and another.
- It was like emerging from a long meditative trance or an acid trip.
- It was like a psychedelic trip without that messy paranoia business.
- Ann describes their relationship in the context of many hallucinogenic experiences, providing the reader a verbal rendering of a variety of drug trips.
- But he claims his leading inspiration was his own acid trips in the early '80s.
- We do not fully realize that falling in love is like a drug trip, an extreme high.
- It was a nice article about Walter's hallucinations and drug trips.
- Most of the users expected to experience occasional bad trips and considered this a normal risk of tripping.
- Their performance is so over the top they look like they are in the throes of a hallucinogenic trip.
- You don't have to be on an acid trip to experience altered perceptions.
- The film shows bad craziness building up through the day: chaotic crowds of people, acid trips and sullen bikers hunched over the stage, drinking beer.
- Her old life meshed oddly with her new, creating so many conflicts Syd felt as if she were on a drug trip.
- I've seen the mandalas and lights and patterns of delirium and drug trips, watched the shamans in their trances during field research.
- Much as he liked his acid trips, cocaine was not his thing.
- The film doesn't stop at intergenerational same-sex relations or drug trips.
- My breakdown/enlightenment actually came about as a result of a drug trip.
- Acid users who have a bad trip often try to physically run away from the experience and can become a danger to themselves, by running into the road for instance.
- They're vivid memories of the trip where the tripper can remember what he felt on acid.
- Paintings of dogs come to life during drug trips, the sight of which is unintentionally funny.
3.2(obsession)she's been on a real guilt trip lately — le ha dado por sentirse culpable últimamente
- they've gone on this health food trip — les ha dado la manía de la comida sana
1(stumble)tropezarto trip and fall — tropezar y caerse
- to trip on / over sth — tropezar con algo
- they were tripping over themselves to help him — se deshacían por ayudarlo
2→ trip up
3(move lightly and easily)she tripped along beside him — caminaba a su lado con paso airoso / ligero
- her surname doesn't exactly trip off the tongue — su apellido no es muy fácil de pronunciar, que digamos
- the answer came tripping off his tongue — la respuesta le salió automáticamente
4slang(on drugs)flipar(se) slang
1(make stumble intentionally)hacerle una zancadilla aponerle una zancadilla a Spainponerle la zancadilla a Spainecharle una zancadilla a Spainecharle la zancadilla a Spainyou tripped her! — ¡le hiciste una zancadilla!
2(cause to make mistake)hacer equivocar
3(set off)(alarm) activar(alarm) hacer que se dispare
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