In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(respaldo)supportno cuentan con el apoyo popular — they do not have the support of the people / enjoy popular support
- agradezco el apoyo que me han brindado en todo momento — I am grateful for the support you have given me throughout
- apoyo a algo — support for sth
- han retirado su apoyo a esta iniciativa — they have withdrawn their support for / their backing of this initiative
- una campaña de apoyo a la investigación científica — a campaign in support of scientific research
2Linguisticsvocal/consonante de apoyo — intrusive vowel/consonant
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