In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Sociología Política Comerciocampaña femeninobefore noun the campaign manager/funds — el director/los fondos de la campaña
- The campaign against nanotechnology, like other green campaigns, is being built on the twin themes of unknown risk and corporate greed.
- Polly Toynbee lets something slip as she pursues her campaign for the nationalisation of children.
- Thousands of York residents were urged today to back a campaign for greater funding for flood defences.
- Later, some men objected to their kind of poetry and launched a campaign against them.
- The entire campaign for the referendum was set up to preclude that kind of idea from the start.
- Ronaldo said his visit was part of his campaign against poverty around the world.
- Parents in Keighley have won a victory in a three-year campaign for free school bus passes.
- Burnley council were runners up in a national award this week thanks to their campaign against dog fouling.
- The Newbold councillor is spearheading a campaign for a ban on outdoor drinking across the borough.
- Summers and the airport management have now started a campaign for tighter controls over the airspace.
- From this platform he launched his campaign for election to the Lower House in 1958.
- And he has now backed a local campaign against the show and vowed to go to prison in defence of his religion.
- We are thrilled that Dame Vera Lynn has joined our campaign for a memorial to the women of the Second World War.
- Jakarta Police are in the midst of a campaign against drug trafficking in the capital.
- Passenger numbers have soared since the M.E.N. won a campaign for a new city centre coach station.
- A Wiltshire primary school has stepped up its campaign for road safety with a petition.
- I was proud to be involved in the campaign for a maternity unit for Moray.
- He also played a key role in the campaign against the care home.
- The family have said that they have not sought any financial support for their campaign for justice and will not do so.
- His experiences have formed the basis of a worldwide advertising campaign for Sure deodorant.
- The plan included everything from propaganda operations to paramilitary campaigns and guerilla operations.
- We solemnly remember the soldiers who lost their lives fighting in these two campaigns.
- In Italy, French and Spanish forces fought a series of see-saw campaigns against the Austrians.
- It is best, Sun Tzu said, when citizens are not involved in military campaigns.
- As with all military campaigns, control of information was its key weapon, and truth its first casualty.
- The aim of campaigns of operational maneuver has historically been to impose our will on the enemy by force.
- Napoleon Bonaparte purportedly used this technique during his military campaigns.
- He was not much of a military figure and his campaigns were minor at best.
- He had intelligence, administrative ability and he was good at planning military campaigns.
- This book is a must for anyone interested in the eastern campaigns of the Civil War
- If not, we will be waging military campaigns against new tyrannical regimes over and over again.
- The Crusades were a series of military campaigns during the time of Medieval England against the Muslims of the Middle East.
- Here the emphasis was on execution and not just the planning of campaigns and major operations.
- Peace negotiations continued at the same time as the military campaigns.
- This he achieved by a prolonged series of military campaigns which unified all northern India under his rule.
- For the media it is a conflict conducted in a series of military campaigns.
- Popular work also tends to concentrate on the famous campaigns of Western military history.
- When hostilities start, the unified commands plan and conduct campaigns and major operations.
- That's a very important shift, and that will stay whatever the strengths or weaknesses of the military campaigns.
- But there was also a learning curve for subsequent military and naval campaigns by the British and French.
1Sociología Políticahacer una campañato campaign for / against sth — hacer una campaña a favor de / en contra de algo
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