In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
masculine and feminine noun
1ser partícipe en algo — to contribute to sth
- este gran éxito, en el que todos hemos sido partícipes — this great success, in which we have all played our part / to which we have all contributed
2ser partícipe de algo — to share in sth
- todos fuimos partícipes de su gran dolor — we all shared his great sorrow
- hizo partícipes de la noticia a todos los allí presentes — he informed all those present of the news
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
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