In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(esparcimiento)funse disfrazan por diversión — they dress up for fun
- te hace falta un poco de diversión — you need a bit of enjoyment / fun
2(espectáculo, juego)aquí hay pocas diversiones nocturnas — there isn't much entertainment in the evenings
- en el pueblo hay pocos lugares de diversión — there's hardly anything to do in the village
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