In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The levees failed and much of that city was submerged under water.
- Because, as you can see, so many of the homes in this neighborhood are completely submerged, under water.
- The first problem with the pipes occurred in late August when a leak resulted in the facility's plant room being submerged in water.
- In the multipolar world that has ensued from the end of the Cold War, submerged tensions between the US and Europe have come out into the open.
- Low agricultural lands are now submerged in water due to heavy rains, which will dry out in Autumn and will generate another picturesque view.
- And why did the telephone still work when it was completely submerged under water?
- Crews in Central Texas pulled this woman to safety after fast-moving waters swept and submerged her car.
- A dear friend's wedding can stir up all kinds of submerged emotions and, crucially, a sense that life is, indeed, moving forward, whether you're ready for it or not.
- Her claim for damages was still under consideration by City Hall when yesterday morning's flood waters submerged her home.
- In 1953, 250 car bodies were submerged off Alabama for use as artificial reefs.
- The areas adjoining Devi Nagar, including Dadiana, Dandehri, Manakpur and Lohgarh villages were submerged in water.
- A sheet of glass was blown out of one window, the car park was submerged and water gradually rose up the main steps.
- The little boy was submerged under the water when the crews got there.
- Houses in Mastgarh village are still submerged in knee-deep water after the recent rains that lashed out the area for three consecutive days.
- Apparently a great earthquake caused a cataclysmic rush of water to submerge the parish of Feadaill at the south end of the loch and all its inhabitants perished.
- Is this any more strange than dressing them in white and totally submerging them in water?
- I can't imagine a prisoner being submerged in water up to the neck.
- I packed everything I could into plastic bags and sealed the tops, then submerged them in icy water in the sink.
- The road was impassable and parts were submerged in 2ft of water.
- We collect our water samples from about knee high, and we take a sterile bottle, and submerge it under the water and open up the cap under the water and collect the water so the bottle is completely full.
- The road was submerged as flood water rose in the area.
- Flood-hit Fair Oak traders are still counting the cost of a huge torrent of water which submerged part of the shopping parade.
- After not getting the pleasure he requires from his only love he turns to Banquo who up till now has kept his feelings submerged.
2(plunge)to submerge sth in sth — sumergir algo en algo
- I submerged myself in work — me sumergí en el trabajo
- Standing near the transom opening, all six men donned their gear, including heavy weight belts and tanks, which caused the stern to submerge below the waterline.
- Second, as mentioned above, drag forces are considerably higher if the swimmer remains at or near the water surface than if it submerges during swimming.
- Smiling wickedly, he parted her long legs and submerged under the frothy surface of the water.
- It surfaces, submerges, throws torpedoes in the water, hits its targets, and then continues on its quality mission.
- The temple's just up past the bridges, let's hurry before the ground below us submerges too!
3submerged past participle(rock/wreck/village) sumergido
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