In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(enfoque)approachno estoy de acuerdo con ese planteamiento — I do not agree with that approach / with that way of looking at things
- la revisión de sus planteamientos ideológicos — the revision of their ideological platform / of their ideology
2(exposición)no les sabe dar el planteamiento adecuado a sus ideas — he doesn't know how to set his ideas out / how to present his ideas well
- ese no es el planteamiento que nos hicieron a nosotros — that's not the way they explained the situation to us
- hizo un planteamiento absurdo de la situación — he gave us an absurd analysis of the situation
- el planteamiento de su relación en la película — the depiction / portrayal of their relationship in the movie
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