In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(beside lake, river)zona de una ciudad que bordea un lago o río(offices/home) (before noun) a orillas del lago(home/offices) (before noun) a orillas del río
- Those picturesque Eastern European capitals with their glistening waterfronts and their pretty mediaeval old towns and their flat taxes are the new centre.
- For a truly colonial feel visit the Old Courthouse Restaurant on the waterfront.
- His vision includes the development and revitalisation of the neglected waterfront of the River Foyle.
- The Town of Digby wants to develop a waterfront property as a Fishermen's Memorial.
- We are a harbour city, yet we are cut off from the waterfront by a six-lane road.
- The edge of the ship channel is one of the most attractive sites for housing on the whole waterfront.
- For some years now, Dublin's quays and waterfronts have been in the process of vigorous urban redevelopment.
- The walk took her from the quay, through the town centre and back to the waterfront.
- Taking my drink and bag of food, I go to eat my meal at the waterfront and drink in the taste of my home town.
- On the way to work this morning I noticed the statue of Sir Thomas More sitting in his nice waterfront gardens in Chelsea.
- The light was so gentle over the river, and the thronging crowds at the waterfront were so colourful.
- The office and the accommodation are a few hundred metres back from the harbour along the waterfront road.
- Much of this passed through the waterfront markets and industrial tenements of Dublin into the Irish interior.
- What's more, the altered flow of water has induced booms to sprout up all along a world of new lake waterfronts and tributaries provided by the enormous expanding upstream pool of liquid.
- Even as waterfront property is today prized above all other, until the 1960s urban waterfronts were primarily industrial, brutal, and cheap.
- Look at similar cities with a waterfront, a similar business profile and comparable population.
- Hop on at Queen's pier and sail out for a few beers or supper at one of the waterfront restaurants.
- Arisaig proper greets you after a few more turns in the road, with a small waterfront looking out across a muddy harbour.
- They are unique and striking designs that - even if never built - should inspire cities on how to reuse their industrial waterfronts.
- Enjoy a long late lunch here on the deck of the Horizons waterfront restaurant.
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