In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in UK)persona que controla el estacionamiento de vehículos en las ciudades
- A traffic warden gave him a ticket when he parked there himself.
- He said there was no problem while a traffic warden made regular patrols, but he had not seen one since Christmas.
- But then came the traffic warden who, like the child who always has to spoil things, slapped a ticket on the ‘waiting’ car.
- They count a chef, a traffic warden, a prison custody officer and a bank clerk among their number.
- Residents awoke on Bank Holiday Monday morning to discover the traffic warden had gone down the street, before 9am, issuing the tickets.
- She said she thought the traffic warden was picking on her because she appeared able but had parked where only disabled permit-holders were allowed.
- But when he went back to his van, he found a traffic warden had handed him a £30 ticket for parking illegally in the street.
- Great I thought - that will please the traffic warden.
- On arrival my Dad struggled to explain to a traffic warden that he did have to park here thank you, and that hundreds of other parents would be doing so imminently.
- But a traffic warden, randomly checking roads in Chessington on Good Friday, slapped four tickets on to cars belonging to residents.
- The traffic warden was hardly ever here but if he's not here at all it will be ridiculous.
- I parked illegally and asked a traffic warden on patrol if I could leave it there for a couple of minutes.
- I noticed a traffic warden booking a car for parking illegally in a disabled parking bay.
- In the Kennet district the traffic warden is employed by the police but under a contract with Kennet which pays the costs of the service.
- There was an altercation outside between a fellow who had parked illegally and a traffic warden.
- The traffic warden was still there chatting to someone parked in the loading only bay.
- I'd parked on Saville Street, in Malton, and had completely forgotten I was interviewing a traffic warden later that day.
- A traffic warden's job is, after all, a vital one.
- An amateur snapper couldn't believe his eyes when he spotted a traffic warden parking on double yellow lines to issue a ticket.
- There is even a traffic warden controlled area where pupils who do not park their tricycles and other play vehicles properly get parking tickets.
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