Inspección técnica de vehículo (ITV)
These words are taken from an pre-ITV inspection check- and provide a translation of the most important inspection categories.
El nivel level
El líquido liquid
El freno brake
La refrigeración refrigeration
La dirección steering
Lavaparabrisas windscreen washer
El aceite oil
El motor engine
El estado condition
El filtro filter
El aire air
La escobilla wiper
La luneta window
La batería battery
El neumático tyre
La presión pressure
La linea de escape exhaust pipe
La fijación fastening/securing
La efectividad efficiency/effectiveness
El estanque tank/reservoir
El circuito circuit
El amortiguador shock absorber
Según according to/depending on
La pastilla pad (also tablet)
El disco disk
The verb “buscar” means “to search” or “to look for”. In everyday English speech we use the two-word verb “to look for” much more commonly than “to search”. If you[…]Read more...
“Ver” has two basic meanings in English: “to watch” and “to see”. So, “ver la tele” would be to “watch TV” whereas “ver a mi vecino en la calle” would[…]Read more...
Ironically, as most of the people I teach no longer engage in this activity, and when they did they probably moaned about it a lot of the time, “trabajar” meaning[…]Read more...
Most people learn the meaning of the word “escribir” pretty quickly as it is what you hear as a piece of paper and pen are shoved in front of you[…]Read more...
As often happens when we translate words from one language to another, the verb “tocar” has more than one meaning. The most obvious basic meaning is “to touch” and an[…]Read more...