In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(invitación/excusas/cargo) to accept¿acepta a Luis como / por legítimo esposo? — do you take Luis to be your lawful wedded husband? formal
- aceptan cheques de viaje — they take traveler's checks
- [ S ] no aceptamos devoluciones — no refunds
- aceptar + inf — to agree to + inf
- aceptó acompañarme — he agreed to accompany me
- aceptar que + subj
- no acepto que me diga eso — I can't accept him saying that to me
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