In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(US also) accommodations(lodgings)alojamiento masculinehospedaje masculineto find/book accommodation / (US also) accommodations — encontrar/reservar alojamiento / hospedaje
- I can provide accommodation for five — puedo alojar / dar alojamiento a cinco personas
- For official figures, a person can be considered homeless while staying in temporary accommodation and not necessarily living on the streets.
- Her father would not let her return to the family home in April 2004 and she was forced to live alone in council accommodation.
- During the construction work, nursery school children and staff will be housed in temporary accommodation opposite the existing building.
- The council found temporary accommodation for 17 residents, but most have spent the weekend staying with friends and family.
- Prices start at £999 for eight days and include four star hotel accommodation, return scheduled flights and a full touring itinerary.
- The family is now staying in temporary accommodation until their house in Ascension Close is rebuilt.
- They will be timber framed, so construction will be quick and the first residents, who are now staying in temporary accommodation, should be moving in early next year.
- Travelscope's customers will stay in hotel accommodation in Dungarvan and Tramore.
- There are now 850 people living in temporary accommodation in Swindon.
- The luxurious trips include fully paid chartered flights and five-star hotel accommodation and lucky staff can even take their spouses or partners and children.
- People are forced to live in temporary accommodation for years because of the shortage of social housing, and people who come to Oxford to work find it very difficult to find anywhere affordable to live.
- Repairs to the building could take two weeks to complete and residents are living in temporary accommodation while the repairs continue.
- Enjoy a lost weekend in Venice this November with Expedia Travel, currently offering flights and three nights accommodation in a four-star hotel for £201.
- ‘We were living in temporary accommodation when it happened,’ she said.
- They had to spend at least 18 months living in rented accommodation while their shattered homes were rebuilt.
- Children living in temporary accommodation also have to cope with the shame of living in a hostel, a lack of play and leisure facilities and anxiety about the future.
- The majority of Canadians prefer the package deals, which, in the main, include airfare, hotel accommodation, drinks, food and entertainment.
- They will live in the temporary accommodation for six to eight weeks while their homes are gutted and replastered.
- ‘Hopefully, people who want to go and see the ship will be staying in local accommodation, which will benefit the hotels and B and Bs,’ he said.
- Her 30-year-old sister, Diane, who is living in temporary accommodation just outside the village, is in an even more difficult position.
1.2US (seat, berth)plaza feminine
- She had lifeboat accommodation for 970 persons.
- On a bitterly chill day, plenty of accommodation was available for punters in the state-of-the-art stand, and facilities for hospitality were excellent.
- But director Michael Rollins said the interest in the development proved companies would move into the city if the right accommodation was available.
- The new plan is set to provide seating accommodation at several spaces and the nice walkway is a very big improvement over the old arrangement.
- Office seekers in Malton often declared a preference for ground floor accommodation with spaces for 50 cars outside the window.
- Peter Sweeney has welcomed the allocation, which will provide accommodation for 40 vehicles.
- T & T, by virtue of qualifying, has been allocated eight per cent of available seating accommodation at each of the three stadiums.
1.3(space, room)espacio masculinesitio masculine
2(agreement, compromise)acuerdo masculineto reach an accommodation with sb over sth — llegar a un acuerdo con algn sobre algo
- Not all the wishful thinking in the world will change the fact that fundamentalist fanatics who do not seek to make an accommodation with us have declared war on the West.
- The two sides will now seek an accommodation which will modernise the fire service and which the FBU can sell to its members as not being entirely based on the Bain report.
- The reality is that greater accommodations will be provided to the animal rights activists at the cost of future animal experimentation and discovery.
- The easy option is of course to seek to reach an accommodation with critics, and, if a compromise can be reached without sacrifice of principle, then this is a preferred course.
- And, when a conflict becomes defined in religious terms, it also usually becomes more difficult to work out an accommodation or a compromise.
- At provincial level both associations rely on local accommodations to prevent fixture clashes in dual counties.
- There were tensions between tradition and Christianity, but there were also compromises and accommodations, a fusion of cultures.
- Many accommodations can be made for Maori so they can pursue their cultural heritage that make little or no impact on anyone else.
- Greenspan may even believe this, and has thus embarked on yet another round of extreme accommodation to lessen the economic impact collapsing tech stocks.
- Academe was once thought too high-minded for such cheapening accommodations, but apparently that is no longer so.
- The centre provides lecture and exam accommodations to students with disabilities.
- They want the freedom to deny jobs, promotions and accommodations to gay and lesbian people whenever they feel like it.
- In his second, he sought an accommodation with Moscow, even coming close to agreeing total nuclear disarmament with Mikhail Gorbachev.
- The rockers preach rigour, and rail against easy accommodations with the hosts of Midian constantly prowling around.
- The various accommodations are not an immediate effect of unemployment but are gradual and incremental responses over time.
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