In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1guerra relámpago feminineblitzkrieg masculine
- The idea of lightning strikes, blitzkriegs, and selective engagement per se is nothing new, going way back into military history.
- Another aspect of the centralized Soviet leadership was the role of partisan warfare in defeating the blitzkrieg.
- The Germans attacked in the best blitzkrieg style, armour supported by aircraft.
- During World War II, the German blitzkrieg demonstrated a major change in the conduct of warfare.
- The assault was a blitzkrieg attack made possible by months of planning.
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