In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(union) obrero(job) manualblue-collar workers — los obreros
- Virtually every industry has reported layoffs of both white- and blue-collar workers.
- Both work and family did indeed emerge among the blue-collar workers' core values.
- There were blue-collar workers concerned about losing their jobs to immigrants and rioters.
- It depicts a blue-collar worker, but it's afraid to show the work she'd actually do.
- Unemployment among blue-collar workers rose when heavy industry shifted its production focus.
- The blue-collar workers in the boroughs aren't allowed to touch stop signs or any street signage.
- Both are blue-collar workers, and both have enough size, strength and savvy to clog up the middle.
- The daughter of a blue-collar factory worker, Anne grew up on a council estate in Bracknell.
- The Tokyo economy grew so fast in the 1980s that the city faced a shortage of blue-collar workers.
- She is equally comfortable dealing with blue-collar workers and elite patrons.
- Obviously, this applies not only to blue-collar factory workers, but to people who work in offices or the service sector.
- My Dad is a retired blue-collar worker, having once been a bus driver in Glasgow, and later a button pusher at the local power station.
- Give the country boy, blue-collar worker, farmer in Tennessee a voice he can relate to.
- Sauer's study is noteworthy because of its emphasis on blue-collar workers at risk.
- His dad was the average blue-collar worker, a Pittsburgh trademark.
- He decries the shortage of blue-collar workers which, in his opinion, this allowance will make worse not better.
- Technically they belong to the cops, but city blue-collar workers have access to them as needed.
- He treats everyone, be they blue-collar workers or heads of state, with the same respect.
- Many manufacturing companies said that they had stepped up hiring of both blue-collar and white-collar workers.
- There have also been large numbers of blue-collar workers in service and garment industries.
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