In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1sina shirt without pockets/without any pockets — una camisa sin bolsillos/sin ningún bolsillo
- a cup without a handle — una taza sin asa
- he left without them/me/you — se fue sin ellos/mí/ti
- I wouldn't be without a car, not for anything — no podría prescindir del coche por nada del mundo
- without anyone to talk to/anything to do — sin nadie con quien hablar/nada que hacer
- do it without cheating/complaining — hazlo sin hacer trampas/sin quejarte
- he noticed it without my saying anything — se dio cuenta sin que yo dijera nada
- I've got enough problems without you losing your ticket — ya tengo bastantes problemas para que tú encima pierdas la entrada
- The next day, he said, she reappeared, said she could not live without the children and would he object if she took them.
- I later recovered the holdall, without the money and saleable items, but with the club records intact.
- Dozens more without tickets waited outside to soak up the atmosphere.
- He has been able to get around his home with a stick but cannot manage outside without a wheel-chair.
- My husband's big breakfast arrived without the eggs.
- The child must now start its life in the outside world without parents at its shoulder.
- The Prince came without the men, money and guns that he had been expressly told that he needed.
- In that case there was smoke without fire, and in May he walked free from court.
- Ideally, they should be allowed to work without any form of outside undue pressure.
- Finally we'd like to make mention of the musicians without whom this show would not have been as good as it was.
- Others never venture into the outside world without a chaperone.
- If I hear a noise outside the villa, I do not go outside on my own without a torch
- This allegation has been denied by the club but in the absence of smoke without fire, it must be considered a possibility.
- They are too numerous to mention but without them the event would not have been a success.
- True, it is hard for a monk not to touch money and to live without the comforts of this world.
- Is this something I could live without and still remain alive and well?
- American soldiers are now rarely seen outside their vehicles without helicopter and tank support.
- I decided to brass it and head for the departure gate without a boarding card.
- The workers were found huddled around a fire without the proper dress for the weather.
- How many shows do you think Alex played in his life outside of Montreal without Carlos?
- We know that without these bush fires plants won't germinate and the bush won't flourish.
- This is not the only fire to be reported at a property without a fitted smoke detector in recent weeks.
- They have to catch and prepare their own food, light a fire without matches and build a shelter.
- The risk of death in a house fire is three times higher in homes without smoke alarms.
- She was going to be late for work so she left without him and wasn't happy.
- They live in rented accommodation without a car and are saving money, for a better life back home.
- Last Thursday night they were engulfed by a raging fire without a sprinkler system to put it out.
- Fire crews were due to revisit the area today to talk to neighbours and fit smoke alarms in properties without them.
- She even promised to give him anything he wanted if he went without meat for a week.
- I believe there is no smoke without fire.
- This may seem like a simple proposition, but to a man it's like you have asked him to scale Mount Everest without oxygen.
2archaic, literary(outside)fuera de
1fuerawho calls without? — ¿quién va? archaic
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