In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1he is a lifelong friend — es un amigo de toda la vida
- she had been a lifelong member of the party — había sido miembro del partido durante toda su vida
- a lifelong commitment to the cause — toda una vida entregada a la causa
- What would it take to change from life in the fast lane to a lifelong pursuit of meditation and study?
- Note: the fact of the matter is that all football supporters are lifelong supporters.
- In 1824 he taught the young Mendelssohn, of whom he became a close and lifelong friend.
- Perhaps Jessica is resilient as her friends suggest, and will suffer no lifelong scars.
- Autism is a severe, lifelong neurodevelopmental disorder of social communication.
- In his autobiography, My Life, he tells of his lifelong passion for golf both as a player and a commentator.
- As well as changing his life, the programme has also given him some lifelong friends.
- They were lifelong friends and Beerbohm gave the address at a memorial service to Sir William.
- If another guy shows up at the party wearing the same outfit, you might just become lifelong friends.
- The environmentally friendly toilet needs only one ton of water for lifelong use.
- To be sure, Asif supports Manchester United and Shafiq is a lifelong Liverpool supporter.
- Constanze emerges as a devoted wife, mother and lifelong promoter of Mozart.
- Thanks to my mother, a lifelong Democrat from the swing state of Ohio, I have dual citizenship.
- He was in a quandary, and a lifelong friend of his suggested that he phone me.
- Staff continue to extend their skills with an advanced course through lifelong learning.
- When most people go to university that's when they make their lifelong friends.
- Alf, as he was fondly known to family and friends, had a lifelong passion for sport.
- However, the new ward will be aimed at those who need long-term or even lifelong care.
- The partner who is your soulmate is no longer enough, and nor is one lifelong best friend.
- He has had a lifelong interest and has written about a huge variety of sport down through the years.
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