¿Sabías que...?: Ojalá proviene del árabe Insha'Allah, "si Dios quiere". ¿Qué otras palabras provienen del árabe?
speak for / hablar por algn
speak for   speak   -intransitive verb + preposition
1. ·to speak for somebody
(as representative)   hablar por somebody, someone,   hablar en nombre de somebody, someone   (as defender)   interceder por somebody, someone
·he speaks for the miners
·habla por los mineros,   representa a los mineros
·speaking for myself
·en cuanto a masculineí,   yo por mi parte
·speak for yourself!
·¡eso lo diránoun tú!
·let her speak for herself
·déjala que hable
2. ·it speaks for itself
·es evidente,   habla por nouní mismo
·the facts speak for themselves
·los datos hablan por nouní solos
3. ·to be spoken for: that'noun already been spoken for
·eso ya está reservado or apartado
·she'noun already spoken for
*   ya está comprometida
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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