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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- Today, media superstars, including sports heroes, pop divas and movie stars, are at the forefront of news and pop culture.
- Even with all her superstar diva qualities, she's too lightweight, too soft to portray a scheming seductress.
- Almost overnight the group became superstars.
- This is nothing new for the superstar - almost every film he has written has been essentially the same.
- I admire both men for taking chances that one would not expect superstars to take.
- He also was the most boring and most conceited of all boxing superstars.
- Examples are as prevalent as the desire of Hollywood to promote television teens into blockbuster superstars.
- A lot of boys in my grade care more about being the class clown or a sports superstar than being a star student.
- The huge salaries paid to the American superstars are paid in U.S. dollars into U.S. bank accounts and stay in the United States.
- The future superstars of this industry will be those who find the balance.
- Possibly, since they can be counted among the superstars of today who recognise the need to blur the boundaries between fact and fiction in constructing themselves.
- By this time he had become an international superstar, and suddenly had the clout to do pretty much whatever he wanted musically.
- But when it was announced that I was going to be in this movie, I became a superstar overnight at my children's school.
- He's maybe not so much a genius himself, or actually have the technical skill to develop computers, but he's probably a guy who recognizes superstars.
- That's why studios overspend on superstars… they at least guarantee a little success… usually.
- Athletes, the new superstars, tie their performance to a myriad of deals and marketing that makes them a part of our everyday existence, even if we aren't fans.
- It sold in the millions - and that was about 50 years ago when selling a million records was something few superstars ever did.
- There wasn't any money in the budget to hire the superstars from the original film.
- All those who used to make a living by imitating superstars have become film stars in their own right.
- The second series marked the point where the quartet became superstars, with scenes from each episode being acted out in offices up and down Britain next morning.
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