In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(skills/aptitude) verbal(confrontation/attack) verbal
- A verbal agreement can hold more weight than, or even entirely supercede, a written one.
- Patients received written and verbal instructions on proper inhaler technique at screening and at each of the study visits.
- Monday's hearing heard written and verbal testimonies from family members of the deceased and from medical staff.
- He gave Rafe a parting thump along with a touch more verbal abuse and left us alone.
- SL stated that despite there being no written contract there was a verbal agreement and that would stand up in law.
- The camera remains centered on the individuals as they speak, but pulls back when verbal confrontations occur.
- The conversations between the bird beings sound as ‘bird brained’ as the rather mindless verbal dilly-dallying of the humans.
- This can be accomplished by employing consistent verbal descriptors in both oral speech and written materials.
- Tests at twelve months showed marginal improvement in verbal fluency associated with estradiol declines.
- The highly verbal quality of their construction can prove an insurmountable obstacle to their success as a film.
- By being in the frame, I could direct scenes from within, rather than giving verbal directions to my actors in-between scenes.
- I received several written as well as verbal follow-ups to ensure I was happy and not having any problems.
- They have extraordinary verbal skills and written skills.
- Previous studies by the group have shown that depressed persons making serious suicide attempts have impaired verbal fluency.
- He loves the verbal jousting almost as much as the 90 minutes.
- Then there are the random moments like that when verbal communication breaks through.
- Why are they often able to deter attacks using merely verbal threats?
- She gave a verbal agreement to appear in the 1992 film, Boxing Helena.
- Manchester United have reportedly reached a verbal agreement with Barcelona on a fee for the England captain.
- Healthcare providers may need to write ‘exercise prescriptions’ rather than give verbal advice to frail older adults.
- These beliefs were grounded in memory, experience, and observation rather than verbal instruction or religious revelation.
- But there is a certain standard of verbal dexterity that is expected in politicians at this level.
- Unfortunately, some politicians are prepared to trade verbal punches rather than attend to the country's business.
- After protracted verbal sparring followed by hand-to-hand combat, Harry defeats Riddle by stabbing the diary.
- Here as well, purely verbal concessions were made to demands for international control.
- Joan interrupted their verbal jousting by stepping forward and taking the bottle out of Zeke's hand.
- He has verbal dexterity and rhyming skills which very few rap artists have.
- The Democratic governors who witnessed the verbal assault were likewise restrained in their reaction.
- We proceeded with the understanding that this verbal agreement would eventually be formalized in writing.
- From absolutely nowhere Syrah ran into the verbal battle, speaking with venom in her normally controlled voice.
- I didn't feel up for more verbal abuse, but I still wondered where he was taking me.
- Written and verbal invitations to community representatives to dialogue with the company have not been taken up.
- Verbal fluency Participants were asked to produce as many grocery items as possible during 60 seconds.
- Music may have meaning, but it is an imprecise language, a language of suggestion and imagery rather than verbal description.
- The councillors did reverse themselves on this matter after two written and two verbal submissions from me.
- Perhaps indirect rather than direct verbal strategies and nonverbal communication would be preferable in some relationships.
- Patients who understand and can apply written or verbal information and instructions have better outcomes.
- The experimenter wrote verbal protocols down verbatim.
- He loves this verbal jousting as a dodge for his academic laziness.
- ‘It's nice to finally see Silsden getting some visible support rather than just verbal support,’ she said.
2(agreement) verbal(agreement) de palabra
- The past forms of nominal sentences are verbal sentences because of the verb of existence which expresses the past tense.
- Nominal, adjectival, and verbal expressions can, however, be ‘coerced’ into serving a non-prototypical function.
- Among other particular features of Albanian and other Balkan languages are a postpositive definite article and the absence of a verbal infinitive.
- It is unlikely that such a verb as organize will shift, because of its verbal suffix: no Let's have an organize.
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