In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(enigma, secreto)mysteryuna novela de misterio — a mystery novel
- ¡déjate de misterios y habla claro! — stop being so mysterious and tell us straight!
- el crimen sigue siendo un misterio — the crime remains a mystery
- el asunto está envuelto en un halo de misterio — the affair is shrouded in mystery
- nos iniciaron en los misterios del periodismo — we were initiated into the mysteries of journalism
(dogma)mysteryel misterio de la Santísima Trinidad — the mystery of the Holy Trinity
2.3Religion Theatremystery play
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