- interesado, (masculine, feminine) I offered to take them to the beach but there were no takers me ofrecí a llevarlos a la playa pero nadie quiso ir or no hubo interesados there's plenty of soup left: any takers? queda mucha sopa ¿alguien quiere más or tiene interés?More example sentences
- There were no takers for her offer, for everyone seemed to want a lively dance instead.
- There would be plenty of takers further afield, but the farm doesn't have the manpower to run it.
- Poultry shops like this one in Triplicane are finding fewer takers these days due to the bird influenza scare.
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...
Every year the charitable Fundación Príncipe de Asturias makes eight awards in various categories. They are presented by the Príncipe de Asturias, the heir to the Spanish throne, in the Asturian city of Oviedo. The prize includes a monetary reward of 50,000 euros and a sculpture by the Catalan artist Joan Miró. Winners have included: the writers Umberto Eco and Mario Vargas Llosa; the politicians Nelson Mandela and Yasser Arafat; the organization Médecins sans Frontières; the scientist Stephen Hawking; and the golfer Severiano Ballesteros.