In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1ausente femeninohe was fired for being a habitual absentee — lo echaron porque faltaba a menudo
- Despite the absentees, Easingwold won by 62 runs.
- He placed absentees under suspension with immediate effect pending inquiry.
- A biting wind and swirling snow kept attendance low and meant that the absentees missed an evening of sparkling music from the Duke Ellington Orchestra.
- Many were absentees living comfortably in the south.
- He believes that most of the absentees were excused.
- There were not high numbers of absentees at the school but the bugs seemed to be striking the same people, especially staff, she said.
- Of that team, there may be some notable absentees for the England match.
- There are notable absentees from other cities, too.
- There were also four Conservative absentees and one Labour.
- But those players aren't guaranteed to keep their places as no less then seven absentees from Monday's derby at Victory Park are set to return.
- Under the new contracts for teachers, they will be entitled to time away from pupils while support staff take on tasks such as collecting dinner money and chasing absentees.
- If teachers spent much time chasing absentees, it would be at the expense of those pupils who have turned up for lessons.
- The final score denied Carlow a win they deserved, but given their absentees, they should be very pleased with their second half performance.
- Support of the majority of all MEPs is required to make changes, including absentees.
- The absentees included Laurence and John Hurney, Derek Hayes, John Foley, John Phelan, and Colin Keane.
- She received her usual score or more of cards from relatives and friends, and there were the usual absentees - their cards would arrive a day or two later.
- One defeat in eight matches isn't bad for a side whose list of absentees is even longer than Newcastle's.
- Asked yesterday why 38 of the party's 163 MPs were not present, Mrs May said the absentees all had ‘good reasons’.
- The vote was 96-2, and the two absentees regrettably were Kerry and Edwards.
- The national target was a 10 per cent drop in the levels of absentees.
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