- 1 1.1 (wall) barrera (f), muro (m) crash barrier valla (feminine) protectora crowd barrier valla (feminine) de contención (before noun/delante del nombre) barrier methods of contraception métodos (masculine plural) anticonceptivos mecánicos or de barrera 1.2 (gate) (British English/inglés británico) barrera (feminine)(ticket barrier)punto de acceso al andén, donde hay que presentar el billete automatic barrier barrera automáticaMore example sentences
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- However, he told council he would like to protect the fence with barriers, to prevent vehicle operators from accidentally running into the fence.
- The only barrier is to the movement of cars onto the streetcar tracks.
- As helicopters buzzed overhead, army engineers erected concrete barriers and razor wire fences in the fields off Drumcree Road.
- An investigation has been launched after a minibus full of passengers went through the barriers at Manningtree railway station - just seconds before a train was due to arrive.
- Automatic barriers at the village railway station were controlled by rail staff during the emergency.
- Nurses at Wallsend Aged Care Facility have voted to take industrial action if work commences to build barriers or gates to car parking areas.
- 2 2.1 (obstacle) barrera (feminine) language/cultural barrier barrera idiomática/cultural to break down the barriers between nations romper* las barreras entre las naciones 2.2 (crucial point) barrera (feminine) the sound barrier la barrera del sonidoMore example sentences
- The large food retailers are going global, and as barriers to trade come down, the economics ate determining where the investment and trade take place.
- But the remaining barriers to completely liberalized trade lend themselves to be very focused defensive positions.
- What are the barriers to effective communication?
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.