In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1esquinar a algn con algn
- ese incidente lo esquinó con su cuñada — he fell out with his sister-in-law over that incident
1to fall out informalesquinarse con algn — to fall out with sb informal
- Eso hizo que se esquine al palo derecho de Villar y que este, no pueda alcanzar.
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