In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1opinionno comparto tu opinión sobre este tema — I do not share your view / opinion / I disagree with you on this subject
- ¿cuál es tu opinión sobre el programa? — what do you think of the program?
- ¿qué opinión le merece esta nueva producción? — what is your opinion of this new production?
- en mi opinión fue un error — in my opinion it was a mistake
- cambió de opinión — he changed his mind
- es de la opinión de que no se les debe pegar a los niños — she is of the opinion that you mustn't hit children
- importantes sectores de opinión piensan que … — significant bodies of opinion think that …
- es una cuestión de opinión — it's a matter of opinion
- no tengo muy buena opinión de él — I don't have a very high opinion of him
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