In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(para mirarse)mirrorespejo de aumento/de cuerpo entero — magnifying/full-length mirror
- espejo de mano — hand mirror
- mirarse al / en el espejo — to look (at oneself) in the mirror
- tú mírate en el espejo de lo que le pasó a tu hermano — look what happened to your brother
- como un espejo — spotless
- dejó la casa (limpia) como un espejo — he left the house spotless / spotlessly clean
2(reflejo, imagen)mirrorla obra es espejo de esa sociedad — the play mirrors that society
- los ojos son el espejo del alma — the eyes are the mirror of the soul
3(modelo)modelun espejo de bondad — a model of kindness
- se mira en él como en un espejo — he looks up to him as a model
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