In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(raise status of)(employee) ascender(employee) elevar de categoría(job) elevar la categoría de(salaries) aumentar(salaries) mejorarthey upgraded her to the status of assistant director — la ascendieron a directora adjunta
- they upgraded it to a three-star hotel — lo subieron a la categoría de hotel de tres estrellas
- she was upgraded to first class — la cambiaron a primera clase
- The clinic's objective is to upgrade the facility and improve the building.
- Now committed players at the club have been asked to raise funds to replace and upgrade the facilities and the squad is to help build the uninsured structures.
- She has been upgraded to the advanced level which she is, naturally, absolutely thrilled about.
- It is hoped that safety at the existing pelican crossing can be improved as facilities are upgraded.
- Mr Murto said that the rehabilitation was undertaken to improve and upgrade electricity distribution in the city.
- The renovations also provided the opportunity to upgrade the fire detection system.
- The Council appears to be powerless to do anything to improve or upgrade them, said Mr Stanley.
- The company will install reception facilities and container stacking equipment and upgrade the computer system.
- All we're asking for is one-time help to upgrade our barns and equipment and increase the size of our herds.
- The programme aimed to upgrade living conditions and improve economic development in the township.
- Since then proprietors have upgraded their safety standards, Tipton said.
- All proceeds from the night will go towards the cost of upgrading the equipment in the playground.
- The club will now embark on a massive fund raising drive to upgrade the club to modern day standards.
- Another task is to upgrade Internet, computer and telephone equipment.
- It is aimed at raising much-needed funds to upgrade the zoo's facilities and to improve the welfare of all its animals.
- Sgt Vernon attended the open series and was upgraded to Level Six international level referee.
- For better growing conditions, soil can be improved by adding upgraded black peat.
- The process of improving and upgrading your home is not fun at all.
- They suspect staff of advising customers to make false claims to replace and upgrade old phones.
- Make sure you can upgrade your computer's memory as and when required.
- We understand many companies are focusing on upgrading systems rather than replacing them.
- Prior to the visit major upgrading work was carried out on the local park and approach roads to Dunmore East.
2(improve)(facilities) mejorar(computer/service) elevar el nivel de prestaciones de(software) actualizar
1it provides the flexibility to upgrade later — cuenta con la ventaja de poder ser actualizado posteriormente
- would you like to upgrade to a larger car? — ¿le gustaría pasar a tener un coche más grande?
- I would like to upgrade to Club Class — quisiera cambiar mi billete por uno de clase club
1(rise in status)masculine ascensomasculine aumento de categoríamasculine aumentofeminine mejora
4US(incline)subida femininecuesta feminine
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