The Top English Grammar Tips From A–Z
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1(folder) carpeta femenino(box file) clasificador masculino(box file) archivador masculino(for card index) fichero masculino
- And then, today, I came across two large box files stuffed with paper copies of the correspondence, all neatly filed in date order.
- Preparation of products using recycled items will be the prime focus and the items will include cardboard files, paper cups and bags.
- The last drawer contained a stack full of files and papers.
- The man dropped the files, papers flying out of the folders and floating softly to the ground.
- As she started humming the tune and pulled out a stack of papers from the only file in her filing cabinet, the phone rang.
- Files and thus loose documents belonging to files were color coded so I knew which specific stack they were in or which folder they were filed into.
- His brief case contains many fat pink paper files.
- I pulled out all his drawers, rummaged through his files and papers.
- He moved a pile of old work papers and case files from off the coffee table and placed his bowl of broth down.
- He took a handful of papers from the file he held, then placed the folder on Tanner's desk.
- Some held thin paper files and sniffed importantly.
- If they did not have the required number, they continued selecting files in reverse alphabetic order starting with the letter M.
- She found lots of files and other papers, but no keys.
- You can hardly see him behind the files on his Commons desk.
- Parker was kind of hidden behind the files when I entered her office.
- In Australia he worked for a time at the sprawling Department of Veterans, one of hundreds silently compiling files which lined acres of wall.
- The remaining wall was home to a huge bookshelf, with files lining the top and bottom half.
- She handed him the file she had tucked behind her back.
- Her face remained straight, with no emotion and she quickly grabbed her files and moved towards the door to follow the other doctor.
- The admiral pushed the file towards the edge of the desk.
2(collection of documents)archivo masculino(of a particular case) expediente masculino(of a particular case) dossier masculinohe discovered that they were keeping a file on him — descubrió que lo tenían fichado
- to put sth on file — archivar algo
- the information is all on file — toda la información está archivada
- that file's been closed for years — ese caso se cerró hace ya muchos años
- The ideal for any organisation is that their employees can access all company information, documents or files within seconds - no matter where they are in the world.
- Confidential files allegedly containing detailed information about his visit were found on a London Street.
- My information is that the files pertaining to this particular arrest were sitting on the desk of the DPP for some time previously.
- They found that nearly one-fifth of them still contained sensitive information such as company files and bank-account details.
- The work involves painstakingly searching through files and financial information looking for wrongdoing.
- The information held in the files is extremely difficult and, in the majority of cases, impossible to reinstate.
- By the time he emerges from school and the armed forces, the ordinary young adult cannot have escaped becoming the subject of at least a dozen personal information files.
- Being newly refurbished, the premises now houses files, books and information on every imaginable topic.
- It is the start of a drive towards the collection in one file of all information on you in official data bases, and maybe a few commercial ones, too.
- The information revealed in the files was astonishing.
- A child or young person can ask to have access to the information in their file.
- The people likely to work in this kind of environment may not value keeping detailed files on who ordered what for the purpose of working out what they might need in six months.
- Parents claim their children were put at risk when a model agency left behind hundreds of files containing photographs and personal details when it moved offices.
- A number of stories, partly fuelled by the British government's refusal to release all the relevant files, have grown up around Hess and his mission.
- If you are declined credit, the lender should provide the main reason for this - whether the decision was based upon a credit score, information held on a credit file or its own policy.
- The respondent received clients' files from two separate former lawyers and proceeded to work on the case.
- to put sth on file — archivar algo
3Informáticaarchivo masculinofichero masculino(before noun) de archivo(before noun) de fichero
- Users will also need special software to play the files on their desktop computers.
- Search your computer's files, audio, video, images and emails, and even the Web.
- Lastly there's a flaw related to the display of the names of downloaded files.
- Does the company have at least one back-up copy of all data and software files stored at a secure off-site storage location?
- And they had to figure out what to name the file, before they could close down the computer and head out into the snow.
1(sort)(letters/papers/index cards) archivarfile this under "pending" — archiva esto en "pendiente"
- file these letters away — archiva estas cartas
- This latest roll call of grand-slam winners is unlikely to be filed away among the classics, all of them celebrating only their first major title.
- The completed questionnaires were filed in a secure cabinet.
- His office was neat and tidy, his papers neatly stacked on his desk, or filed away in cabinets.
- This will be filed away by Portugal in the same category as England's win over Paraguay: job done.
- She shrugged the thought and continued filing the folders in the metal cabinet.
- She picked up a bunch of folders from her desk and filed them into a cabinet labelled: ‘Simon’.
- But all he received in return was a polite thank you note while the piece was quietly filed away in the orchestra's library.
- Pre-election promises, such as the reintroduction of wealth tax and taxation of trading profits, have been filed away.
- He began collecting lists, brochures and catalogues, which he filed away on the top of a cabinet in his large office.
- She she went straight to her desk and filed the folder in a locked cabinet in her desk.
- No, that all looked to have been filed away safely in some mental cupboard.
- This allows a GM to easily file the orders for a game in its folder without cutting or, in the case of two games on opposite sides of the same sheet of paper, going to the copy shop.
- If he had given the photos straightaway to a museum or other institution they might have been filed away for years until someone got around to looking at them.
- Cultural material deemed inappropriate like this Popeye cartoon are filed away in studio vaults, or in many cases just burned.
- Customer purchase commitments are recorded in contracts that may be filed away or scanned into an electronic repository; in neither case are the data easy to access.
- Presently, raw data from most research are likely to be filed away or lost in the depths of a hard disk once the paper is published.
- Once users have downloaded what they want, they apparently annotate it and file it in filing cabinets and folders just as they always did.
- I file the papers in their eventual home and create a pointer for myself to remind me that there's unfinished business filed away there.
- The findings did not alter government policy and were simply filed away.
- She finally kissed him on the forehead, and then returned to filing the strewn folders.
- file these letters away — archiva estas cartas
2(submit)(application) presentar(charges/complaint/tax return) presentarto file a suit — presentar / entablar una demanda
- No charges were ever filed against the accountant.
- The applicant filed an application for judicial review, but it was dismissed by consent.
- In December, charges were filed against the women who testified.
- Out of 6,250 applications that were filed for legal assistance with the foundation, 3,843 were approved.
- These applications were filed in the appeals court and during the hearing it was not allowed as evidence.
- After charges were filed, federal authorities began to look for the defendant.
- But it sounds like Rifkin originally filed this patent in order to challenge the idea of patenting living materials.
- The state government challenged the magistrate's order by filing a petition in the Bombay high court.
- Does your client not have any copies of any of the process or other documents that have been filed or orders made?
- A class-action suit was recently filed by lawyers for the homeless who had been improperly denied their benefits.
- The company has just filed for bankruptcy with debts of over £169.7 million.
- Six of the companies also filed a parallel suit in Germany.
- Paperwork was filed today with the court, saying he is no longer representing Jackson.
- The special leave application filed by the applicant certainly cannot be regarded as hopeless.
- I had never been told before this that they had even already filed for divorce.
- Bored with his career and bland, conservative nature, Miriam has already filed for divorce.
- In early 2002 the company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US.
- Ms. Conner is now divorced and her nursing home has filed for bankruptcy protection.
- Provided the certificate is filed within 7 days you can have a public funding assessment.
- They are referred to in the submissions filed in support of this application.
- Newspaper and television reporters filed dozens of stories from the scene of the fire.
- The intrepid reporters have filed stories from around the world, including Tokyo, Montreal and Alberquerque, New Mexico.
- See, I've worked in journalism for the last seventy-eight years, ever since the usual way a reporter would file a story was by telegram.
- It does not require, to meet Dr. Ink's standards, that the reporter file the story from that place.
- Every daily reporter will file something from the news conference.
- But because our writers are already filing timely stories that won't hold, we've decided to launch without having in place every single piece.
- The Birmingham News's senior political reporter filed this report.
- I've since picked it up, done additional reporting and filed my story.
- The News Editor then ensures all the stories are filed by deadline so they can go to the sub-editors.
- You want to stay on, filing stories destined for front pages.
- One reporter filed a statement that there were over one thousand people in the march.
- And even then it's mostly a problem for reporters, who get fed up of filing the same story.
- I talked to that reporter before they went to file the story.
- Both the reporter and I needed to file stories at the top of the hour, so the interview was uniquely direct and productive.
- Most of the print reporters were heading back to file their stories.
- Three or four trained reporters can work around that because they've trained to file stories.
- It was the sound of frustrated and exhausted BBC Radio 4 reporter Michael Buchanan struggling to file his story for yesterday's Today programme.
- Nine organizations and four individual journalists filed a federal suit in New York, seeking an injunction against enforcement of restrictions on movement.
- Even wire service reporters cannot beat them because the former must file copy to a news desk before it is published.
- Paul Reynolds, their crime correspondent filed a report at lunchtime about the arrest of the suspect and the mistress.
1Derechoto file for divorce/damages — presentar una demanda de divorcio/por daños y perjuicios
1(line)fila femeninoin single / Indian file — en fila india
- He walked off to a corridor out of the landing bay with the lead general at his side and the other two in file behind them.
- They line nine men up in a file, one behind the other.
- Aside from a few occasions, we rode in file, all strung out, from the start until Pradollano.
- It's all too clear: it's not the visionaries but rather the pragmatics that are standing in file.
- ‘There,’ she said softly, and a moment later, saw a dark file of flying shapes appear.
1(walk in line)they filed out of/into the room — salieron de/entraron en la habitación en fila
- the crowd filed past the tomb — la multitud desfiló ante la tumba
- The mostly middle-aged crowd from labour unions and peace groups filed behind a truck with speakers blasting, ‘Power to the People’.
- He looked over to one of the hallways leading into the dining hall and saw a large group of people filing in through the doors.
- The group filed out, and one of them slammed the door shut, ‘What did they want with us?’
- The movie was soon over and the group filed out of the cinema.
- A few seconds passed and the group filed to the back of the shuttle.
- The group filed out of the room, Cheryl and Tim staying a moment behind.
- The group all filed into each of the rooms, which Jim presumed were identical.
- There was a beep as an elevator door opened, and a group of people filed out.
- Fingers were crossed and prayers said as the group filed back into their seats.
- The group slowly filed into the small cell, circling the block in quiet reverence.
- The group filed out of the classroom and made their way downstairs to the locker rooms.
- She glanced out the window, and saw the group filing down the path a few stories down.
- The group filed out of the recording booth and into the room.
- The mourners filed out of the church.
- He gently placed a kiss on her forehead and walked out with the medics filing out behind him.
- Sarah's two groupies filed in behind her, both had their own individual walks but they would all be classified in the same category.
- As the rest of the Training Center filed out, I walked up onto the stage and behind the curtain.
- They all filed out of the room and stopped just outside the door.
- The guys all filed out of the room until it was just the two of them.
- At the funeral they were filing past the open coffin to pay their respects.
- the crowd filed past the tomb — la multitud desfiló ante la tumba
- Sandersons was situated on the Cutlery Road and was involved in the production of tools, saws, files etc.
- Basic Fitting was a course designed to equip graduates with the skills required to use metals tools, drills, files and the like.
- The facility is filled with workbenches bearing tool boxes loaded with files, stones, scrapers and reamers.
- Use a smooth file or sanding block to take off the sharp edge with a few shear strokes (down and along the edge simultaneously).
- The exception would be the use of a hacksaw with a fine toothed blade to cut it to length and a metal file to smooth out the roughness.
- Maintain the existing angle on the blade, and sharpen with a smooth pass with the file.
- He would also have punches with which to make holes, shears for cutting sheet metal and files for smoothing the metal.
- Fine-toothed files shaped tangs on both barrels, one stroke at a time.
- It would be impossible to etch checkering like this with a hand file because the area you'd want to checker is surrounded by stuff you just don't want to cut.
1(metal/bar/corner) limarto file one's nails — limarse las uñas
1(grind with file)he filed through the bars of his cell — limó los barrotes de la celda
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