In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(uso/crecimiento) uncontrolledel descontrolado mercado de la propiedad — the uncontrolled property market
- el fuego descontrolado arrasó bosques enteros — the fire got out of control and swept through whole forests
3(persona) out of controlelements descontrolados — uncontrolled elements
- el marido descontrolado mató a la esposa — the husband lost control and killed his wife
- totalmente descontrolado por los nervios se puso a gritar — totally overcome by nerves, he began to shout
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