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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- To be fully effective, these drugs need to be given as speedily as possible to heart attack victims.
- I will press for the investigation to be conducted speedily.
- Aid workers said law-and-order must be speedily restored to avert a humanitarian disaster.
- Persistent young offenders were dealt with speedily, and victims were treated with proper consideration and given good support.
- On the positive side the airport is developing speedily and we are well positioned as a gateway area.
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