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(tree-lined walk)paseo masculinean avenue of poplars — una alameda
- The house is approached via a tree-lined avenue and is set back from the main road.
- It is now a popular destination for family outings, particularly in the summer when horse-drawn carriages transport you along the tree-lined avenues leading up to it.
- The pagoda is generally approached from the North side along an extended avenue.
- Mature shrubs and trees line the avenue and the property is surrounded by impressive formal gardens and woodland.
- The car park fronting the baroque facade of Wentworth is due to be replaced by authentic sweeping parkland and a lime and oak-lined avenue.
- It seems that a ha-ha has been banked up to hide the public thoroughfare from which one turns down the private avenue of limes to approach the manor house.
- This family home is approached along a tree-lined avenue which joins the main Waterford to Passage East road.
- The main house is visible down a long avenue of trees from some swims in the lake.
- As you go through the entrance you are surrounded by an avenue of golden trees.
- Croan House is approached along an avenue lined with lime trees.
- You drive in under an avenue of English trees to reach the historical buildings on the right, and a rhododendron and a camellia garden on the left.
- The garden is beautifully laid out and the trees on either side of the avenue leading to the house give the property privacy.
- You approach the studios, whose exact location we have been asked not to reveal, along an avenue of cherry trees foaming with blossom.
- There are also avenues of very old lime and beech trees close to the house.
- Making your way over the cattle grid down the tree-lined avenue to Pittodrie House, you can feel quite giddy with the sudden outset of countryside syndrome.
- This handsome Georgian country house is set in delightful mature gardens and grounds in a private location and approached via a lime avenue.
- The body was found dumped behind a tree by the side of an avenue which leads to Port House, near the village of Ruan, four miles from Ennis.
- From today they can ride on the Ben Hall steam engine, lovingly carved out of a tree felled from lime avenue, the approach to the stately home's main gates.
- Set back from the main Tullow / Carlow Road the house is approached along a tree lined avenue.
- There are fine avenues of lime and plane trees, plus a couple of fountains and a lot of deckchairs, but otherwise the park is pretty featureless.
1.2(broad street)avenida feminineFifth Avenue — la Quinta Avenida
- Italian architectural historian Bruno Zevi famously decried the depersonalizing effect of the city's broad avenues and cold modernist styling.
- Elsewhere along the city's main avenues, many other trees strewn around.
- Having just returned from their trip to Brussels, Carol and her friends sit in her house in one of the broad avenues set back from the town's harbour, to take stock.
- People and cars just parted like waves to let him pass as he strode carefully along the avenues to the hotel where he was staying.
- I looked up at the azure sky through the trees lining each side of the avenue on which we were walking, and it seemed as if we were watching the sky through a wreath.
- In the sultry evenings, there's a waiting list at the outdoor cafes along the city's broad avenues.
- While private streets are provided by many private communities and some firms run private toll roads, major avenues are typically operated at the city level.
- They chose certain areas to convert them into tree-lined avenues and Seshadri Road was one of them, he said.
- Abstractboy stayed in the uber affluent suburb of Kifissia, where there are wide palm treed avenues, open top cars, Louis Vuitton and Gucci boutiques, and lots and lots of posers.
- Later we walk down into town, along avenues lined with cypress trees and Cyprus oranges.
- Lady Audley had not stopped to say this: she was walking quickly along the avenue with her humble companion by her side.
- She appeared completely relaxed as they walked side by side along an undulating avenue bordered on both sides by old buildings of brick and stone.
- The looting occurred along a broad avenue on the northwestern rim of greater Buenos Aires where unemployment has soared well above the national average.
- Vertical connections and kitchens are located along the noisy avenue side.
- They walked the full length of the avenue on one side of the road, and returned along the other side.
- The bright colours of their clothing swirled as they danced through the tree-lined avenues of their city.
- In a major drive, over 703 fully grown trees in 153 avenues across the city are facing the axe.
- Watson has been growing trees along a two-mile-long avenue in the city for the past 10 years.
- Wide avenues and ring roads encircled the capital city, frequented only by taxis and black official limousines with not a private car in sight.
2(means, method)vía femininenew avenues of inquiry — nuevas vías de investigación
- this is one of the avenues we're exploring — esta es una de las vías / posibilidades que estamos explorando
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