In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1the President's election-year road show — la gira del Presidente en su campaña electoral
- This year involves a series of events and initiatives nationwide, including radio roadshows with the architect and TV presenter and a primary schools programme.
- On top of this, Radio 1, still at the time hosting huge roadshows with Status Quo, was keen on a worthy, speech-based programme.
gira de una compañía de teatro; programa de emisiones del equipo móvil desde distintas localidades
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.