In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(en un lugar)to stayto remain formalpermaneció un mes en Roma — he remained / stayed in Rome for a month
- versos que permanecerán en la memoria — lines which will remain / stay / endure in the memory
2(en una actitud, un estado)to remainpermaneció en silencio antes de contestar — he was / remained silent for a while before answering
- permanecía pensativo mirando por la ventana — he remained looking pensively out of the window
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