In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1jueves masculinosee also Monday
- The strikes were due to take place on Thursday and Friday of this week and Monday and Tuesday of next.
- By Thursday the pavements were like sheets of ice, but who cares about people falling over?
- The YMCA gym classes run on Wednesdays and Thursdays for all levels.
- At the end of each period is a test week, so starting next Thursday I have a test per day.
- It was really bizarre knowing it was a Thursday and not having to do the show this evening.
- By last Thursday I could hardly walk and ended up going back to older pairs to let my feet settle back down.
- On Thursday night, in the Christian northern part of Beirut we heard some loud noises.
- Mr Baker will be at the gallery on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
- So Thursday morning saw me share the front page of the Times with Gordon Brown's Budget.
- All through Thursday we heard from the bereaved how they took those last calls.
- On Thursday morning I was sitting by the river in Matlock enjoying the sun and a nice cup of tea.
- On Thursday, he will watch the second leg at Anfield - and cast his mind back six years.
- On Thursday of last week the Financial Times claimed the company had backed down.
- On Thursday, it was revealed that three prize assets had signed extended contracts.
- Harry will be required to put in a full day's work at Sandhurst on Thursday and Friday.
- I finally booked the moving of the rest of my stuff into the flat for Thursday the 22nd.
- He is allotting Tuesdays and Thursdays full time to the RA.
- The offer is available until mid-December and is limited from Sundays to Thursdays inclusive.
- Wednesdays and Thursdays have been set apart for counselling in person.
- Each Thursday I scour the job section of the Westing Chronicle searching for a way out.
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