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(job)vacante femininea vacancy exists for an electrician — se necesita / se busca electricista
- to fill a vacancy — cubrir / proveer una vacante
- [ S ]vacancies — ofertas de trabajo
- One in five job vacancies remain unfilled because of a shortage of skilled workers.
- I recently posted an advertisement for a vacancy and want to avoid discriminating against minority groups.
- We offer information on full and part-time vacancies, training and courses, and counselling.
- As part of the development of our Psychology Service, vacancies have arisen for assistant psychologists.
- The Pre-School Playgroup has a temporary vacancy for a Playgroup Assistant.
- Some staff vacancies in this area have been open for several months now with no response.
- A few vacancies exist for male singers but none for ladies at the present time.
- She got the job after the town council advertised the vacancy last summer.
- Frank, 41, applied for the post when the parish council advertised two vacancies.
- One in every ten Cumbrian businesses said skill shortages made it hard to fill job vacancies, the study revealed.
- We match people's skills with the vacancies available.
- Shortlisting may apply to all posts and panels may be formed from which future vacancies may be filled.
- Physiotherapy services will also be drastically affected by a decision not to replace staff vacancies.
- Many faculty are retiring, and effective recruitment programs are crucial to filling faculty vacancies.
- If there was a vacancy it wouldn't be surprising if people thought about him as a possible candidate.
- At the end of the 1999-2000 school year the district had 200 unfilled teacher vacancies.
- A vacancy has arisen for a part-time assistant in Swinford Hospice shop.
- Advertising a vacancy seems relatively efficient and inexpensive, especially for junior jobs.
- Since the end of the 2000 season, there have been 13 coaching vacancies.
- Her departure leaves a vacancy on the town council.
1.2(in hotel)habitación libre feminine[ S ]vacancies — ofertas de trabajo
- [ S ]no vacancies — completo
- Across the road, the Craigdarroch Arms Hotel has vacancies, as do various guest houses.
- Some of the guesthouses had no vacancies signs and the tea shops were busy again.
- I'm sure many in the accommodation sector will be scratching their heads about why they still had vacancy signs up this week.
- In the pouring rain, Joan drives her to office, a cheesy, light-up sign outside announcing the position like it's a motel vacancy.
- With the airport security locking the doors and taxi service nowhere to be found, I had to walk to the only hotel sporting a vacancy sign.
- Hotels, guesthouses and bed and breakfast establishments had the no vacancy signs out early and pubs, restaurants and nightclubs enjoyed a roaring trade.
- There are many holiday accommodation vacancies.
- After a minor argument, we pulled up in front of an older hotel with vacancies and checked in.
- Primitive peoples have more time than we for contemplation, and we err in thinking that when an Aborigine is sitting, apparently idle, looking into vacancy, his mind is necessarily blank.
- The one-sided critical response to this film shows the moral vacancy at the heart of western liberalism, especially of the academic/intellectual variety.
- These experiences are merely episodes of mental vacancy.
- He was sitting towards the back of the vehicle, staring with a fixed expression into vacancy.
- There's something about winter and snow that eliminates sound, and in that immense and roofless vacancy you sense another presence, something that doesn't move.
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