In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Televisionla pequeña pantallathe airwaves — la radio
- Young broadcasters hit the airwaves this week after the launch of their school's radio station.
- The intention of the Voices project is to give airtime to voices not usually heard on the BBC's airwaves.
- Her bubbly personality plus her perceptive understanding of local issues mean that Liz is a natural on the airwaves.
- Find yourself starting to turn off the radio when politicians hit the airwaves?
- All a user has to do is download money from the bank over the airwaves, then wave the phone over a cash register.
- The government could then sell off the airwaves to mobile phone companies.
- A new radio station is ready to hit the airwaves in parts of East and South Mayo.
- With the terrestrial giants in decline, cable and satellite look set to rule the airwaves for some time to come.
- The buyers are likely to be mobile phone companies wanting to use the airwaves for new gadgets such as video phones.
- In a nutshell, the phone and the router are in competition for the same airwaves.
- This week Ali is shopping the song around to Alberta radio stations hoping it will hit the airwaves.
- It's the first time I'm being let loose on the airwaves as a presenter!
- It seems one of my election anecdotes graced the airwaves of Radio 4's Newsquiz yesterday.
- News and live programmes were significantly affected, but there were no blank screens or dead airwaves.
- The songs I grew up with have faded away from the airwaves but not out of my mind.
- Youngsters at a Bingley school are to hit the airwaves again after buying the latest equipment for their own radio station.
- In fact, given their power back, Americans might be more vigilant in policing the airwaves.
- Cable television from across the Atlantic has long dominated our airwaves.
- Its hard drive can store 100 movies, and an antenna receives new films via broadcast airwaves.
- Cable operators could also see the new airwaves as a way to shore up their business models.
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