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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- They will be delivered to the addressee in gift packs, with personal messages.
- The post gradually stacks up in messy piles, until it eventually gets removed by one or other of the addressees, many of whom still appear to have a door-key.
- The postman is forced to meet the addressee only when registered posts or money orders are delivered.
- One, sent to London, was delivered to the addressee the following day.
- Of the 536 questionnaires presumably delivered to addressees, 139 completed questionnaires were returned, yielding a 26% return rate.
- And I know you're back, because I was one of the thirty-nine addressees on the generic email that you sent round.
- ProMobile claimed that it has received no such letter, while the French company insists it has proof that it has reached the addressee.
- My ballot papers arrived but with the wrongly-named addressee.
- Although the report normally remains within US Air Force channels, commanders may add other addressees, as appropriate, to avoid duplicate reporting.
- So if I was not the intended addressee of the chain letter, I could harvest and sell the addresses.
- All this is of course comes from the perspective of an addressee whom I have held to have been rather too well qualified.
- It may not be disclosed to, or used by, anyone other than the addressee.
- The scam letter, which has already been sent to businesses in the area, falsely claims that the addressee must register under the Data Protection Act.
- Perhaps the addressee already knows the information in the telegram because he has been watching over you.
- The information in this email is intended for the addressee only.
- Poetry then embraces the failure of communication in terms of masses, but not between individual readers and writers, addressees and addressers.
- Happily, I then realised that the items I had to post were not in any way urgent: it would matter not one iota if none of them reached the addressees for a week or two.
- Mail was expensive and had to be collected after a conveyance fee was paid at the post office by the addressee.
- It's curious and beguiling that an artist so known as a raiser of hell should also be so accomplished at writing ballads in which various female addressees get reassured emotionally.
- The addressee (my English friend) should have received the package but refused to pay the high tax imposed on cigarettes.
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