In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1they experienced / suffered great hardship — pasaron muchos apuros / muchas dificultades / privaciones
- the hardships of the voyage/their captivity — las penurias del viaje/de su cautiverio
- cases of genuine financial hardship — los casos de verdadera penuria (económica)
- surely it's no great hardship for you to pay him a visit — no es mucho pedir que vayas a verlo, creo yo
- before noun hardship fund — fondo de solidaridad
- hardship post — cargo que se desempeña en un lugar donde las condiciones de vida son difíciles
- It cannot be confined to those who suffered financial hardship due to lack of income.
- Only in this way can he lead the people of Keembe to defeat endemic poverty and hardship.
- If this guy stays there will be some kind of suffering and if he goes, that hardship will be twofold.
- A jail term would ruin his job prospects and be of hardship to his mother and grandmother.
- The story of the boat and its inhabitants is one of extreme hardship and complicit exploitation.
- All that pain and hardship, and still the college rowing team lost every single race for the rest of the year.
- Life was often difficult for the Kite family and they suffered many setbacks and hardships.
- In some parts of the world, corruption and poverty condemn untold millions to a life of misery and hardship.
- Both men are currently off sick with stress and also suffering financial hardship.
- Also new was the fact that the poor could work hard and continuously yet still suffer hardship.
- The other will endure hardship and much suffering and must learn a valuable lesson.
- Gandhi on the other hand was aware of the difficulties, hardships, and suffering that was to come.
- During one of these periods of hardship the estate was purchased by the Du Boulay family.
- It redirects funds made through business into combating poverty and hardship for children.
- Even as a child, he walked barefoot on the path full of thorns of hardship and austerity.
- For a man who has suffered genuine hardship, our reaction over the past week must seem almost obscene.
- They have suffered unimaginable hardship and danger in a bid to find a safe haven.
- No, but the union can support its members if they suffer financial hardship.
- In Scotland and beyond football is suffering financial hardship at the moment.
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