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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- At the invitation of the landowner, and following a consultation with the Environment Agency, the organisation took on the task of reconnecting the tributary to its parent river.
- However, it is worth asking whether the reason we all agonise fairly ineffectively about reconnecting the public with the political process is that, in truth, politics itself does not matter that much any more.
- His aim, he explains in a program interview, is to reconnect music to emotions through narrative.
- Water tankers were brought in while the service was being reconnected and last night the County Council said that almost every home had their water supply back on.
- Living with these mementos reconnects us with that moment and fires our memory, and hopefully enriches our lives.
- The two-year project, which reconnects the Forth & Clyde and Union canals, has brought a new lease of life to the central Scotland town.
- I told him to go ahead and reconnect power, but leave the USB cable connected.
- By Wednesday morning all the properties had been visited again, and all but 54 premises, where householders were not home, were reconnected.
- But some homes might not be reconnected until tomorrow.
- We sometimes get letters from people thanking us for reconnecting them quickly.
- A spokesman for the gas company said part of the delay in reconnecting homes was that many people were on holiday and they couldn't get in.
- Mr Kiley, who was still waiting for the phone to be reconnected yesterday afternoon, said: ‘I'm incensed.’
- He then offers to pick up a part to fix the car and on his return he pretends to install it, but just reconnects the loosened wires before asking the owner to cover the cost of the part.
- Power was restored to most of the affected homes in the west and south of the town as well as in Wistow and Cawood within two hours, though 100 properties had to wait a further two hours before they were reconnected.
- As unnerving as they may be, Fischer says nightmares are a useful and healthy response to trauma, as they reconnect us to our emotions.
- But today's markets are reconnecting people to the food they eat, he said.
- People want to be reconnected with the natural environment.
- ‘Anyone who has been disconnected will be reconnected,’ he said.
- But by yesterday afternoon 1,500 properties were reconnected and the last 400 were due to be connected last night.
- Well, we've twice before reported how scientists in Perth have reconnected the severed optic nerves of fish and frogs.
- I would like to reassure the public we are working flat out to restore services, but some may not be reconnected until Monday.
- By Wednesday morning all but 54 homes were reconnected.
- And things got worse on March 19 when she was finally reconnected to a neighbour's water supply - the pressure was so great it burst a pipe, leaving her home flooded for more than two days and ruining her kitchen.
- The system was quickly reconnected and many of the 80 guests at the dinner dance, who included mayors from seven other Wiltshire towns, were unaware why the lights had temporarily stopped.
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