In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- There is a changeover period this year until October when both old and new numbers can be used.
- At the start of the changeover process, a number of unusual donations occurred.
- Prices rose substantially across a range of areas in Ireland during the euro changeover period.
- He also said there would not be wholesale changeovers - business will change project by project and department-by-department.
- The changeover to the euro has been a resounding success for those countries and their citizens.
- The government is planning to issue every motorist with a ready reckoner to help them cope with the changeover.
- The changeover board yesterday said they did not know why some households had not received a converter.
- She spoke of the Euro changeover, the increase in membership, and the success of the credit union in general.
- The banks and some of the supermarkets have already been making noises about the cost to them of coping with the changeover.
- These farmers will lose money as a direct result of the changeover.
- The changeover comes at a crucial time, as the drama surrounding accession negotiations reaches a new pitch.
- The changeover time can be extremely difficult to manage with customers who want to call up and say, What do I owe you?
- Generally most people I have spoken to are embracing the changeover and finding it pretty easy.
- This seminar will provide information on the changeover to the Euro and the implications it will have for business.
- Now eight months into the changeover, he is pleased with the progress and warned motorists to take heed of the warrants.
- The changeover would have gone unnoticed by many villagers as the post office was only closed for half-a-day.
- Before that, however, the euro changeover will push up inflation over the next few months.
- The supermarket had adapted all its checkouts to handle both currencies during the changeover period.
- The same changeover from a basic rate payer to a zero payer turns each £100 into £125.
- The change is one of the largest single changeovers in postal codes and delivery methods ever undertaken by Canada Post in Manitoba, Barkman suggested.
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