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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- He had an unimpeded view of the oncoming Allied forces.
- This relatively open setting allowed for unimpeded views from the villa across the demesne.
- By Five Mile Grade, a brutal section heightened by an unimpeded view of the entire ridge, the road starts taking its toll.
- She had a clear, unimpeded view of a few yards of wall and grassy space.
- Once there, they'll be plied with champagne and caviar while enjoying unimpeded views of the on-stage gymnastics.
- The rooms now have an unimpeded view of the border fence a few metres away.
- Many buildings also have first floor space that would give a clear view, unimpeded by traffic.
- Socrates gave the first cry for free speech, but only his own right freely to express truth unimpeded by the tyranny of the majority as represented by the Athenian demos.
- Whatever, the traffic must continue to flow unimpeded.
- We should all have an unimpeded right to express our opinions on this matter, and we should expect our district councillors to promote that right.
- In London yesterday, where crowds fumbling with mobile phones tried to find unimpeded ways across the city, there was much evidence of the truth of Auden's insight.
- The scaffolding must provide clear and unimpeded access to all areas of the wall or surface to be plastered.
- City of York Council will shortly introduce a series of traffic regulation orders to ensure the vehicle can run unimpeded along its route.
- Soon enough, though, fit folk from the top drawer were rolling in, unimpeded by any damned nonsense about integrating with local life.
- Its curving glass deck gives pedestrians an unimpeded view of the river below.
- When the bricks had been removed, Bailey received his reward - an unimpeded view of the hotel across the street.
- She sees me ride around a rather flat and unimpeded corner, then suddenly brake like a madman, roll off the bike, and lie on my back waving my arms in the air.
- In order to get the best daylight and unimpeded views, Jim rose at 5am each morning during the summer.
- The aim of the Cobra artists was to give free expression to the unconscious, unimpeded and undirected by the intellect.
- Ships are built in sections in a covered berth - one of the biggest in the world - which allows a 24-hour operation unimpeded by weather.
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