In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(construct, make)(house) construir(house) edificar(house) hacer(bridge/road) construir(wall) construir(wall) levantar(wall) hacer(nest) hacer(fire) hacer(fire) preparar(car) fabricar(ship) construirto build sth out of sth — construir (/ hacer etc. ) algo con algo
2(establish, develop)(career) forjarse(empire) levantar(empire) construirhe tried to build a new life in America — intentó empezar de nuevo en América
- she built the company from nothing — levantó la empresa de la nada
1(body proportions)complexión femininewith a slim/an athletic build — de complexión delgada/atlética
- the build of a swimmer — el físico de un nadador
- They invite people of all backgrounds, races and religions to build houses together in partnership with families in need.
- The rest of the structure is built from all natural materials.
- Village houses are built close together, and farmers walk to their fields outside the village.
- Last fall, Toronto city council approved plans to build a bridge to the island airport and expand a terminal.
- On the domestic front, plants provide the materials from which we build our houses and landscape our gardens.
- The $1 million facility was built and financed by the town and is being leased by Mediplan.
- The organisation also makes the case against the increasing use of Private Finance Initiatives to build new hospitals.
- Kammu houses are built close together in the village, located on a hilltop or halfway up a mountain.
- However, their lovingly nurtured plots could be swallowed up by Eastleigh Council's plans to build hundreds of homes.
- The connected structures are built from recycled materials and rest on stilts above Darby Creek.
- Ambitious plans to restore Otley Bridge and build a new footbridge have been launched by town councillors.
- I believe that a wind turbine only needs to operate for three months to offset the energy used for raw materials that built it.
- Cheshire County Council may build a dual carriageway passing within an estimated 200 yards of the property.
- It's hopeless for the Housing Commission to build estates of this kind.
- The centre is built entirely of sustainable materials, and produces its own energy through a wind turbine and solar panel.
- The main reason for the use of cheaper fuels at Lafarge is surely to cut costs and so provide cheap building materials to build our homes.
- They were fun, but what I remember was that Papa got down on the floor with me and we built things together.
- In towns, more houses are built with imported materials such as concrete block and corrugated iron.
- I also took the chance while I was in town to get an update on the City Council's plan to build a water recycling plant.
- Indian and French scientists will work together to build a new weather satellite, according to the BBC.
- Ultimately public school districts across the country will finance and build schools like these.
- Most important, the material used to build the levy was inferior from onset.
- The hospital was built under a private finance deal involving the Bank of Scotland, BICC and Morrison Construction.
- Other councils which had built pools were to be asked about finance and procedures.
- The council plans to build a children's centre on the site.
- Many of the materials to build the cabins halfway up the mountain were carried in to the secret location on foot.
- That summer, the two had built a fort together between their two houses.
- He drew up plans for a small pocket watch and commissioned a friend to build it for him.
- The group could not get permission to paint a mural on an existing structure so, the county council built the wall on Woodlands Drive.
- At one stage the county council was planning to build new courts but it now intends to refurbish the present buildings.
- A small fort was built out of the material of the stranded vessel and a crew left in charge of it to start a small settlement on the island.
- Swallows build nests by packing together bits of mud with their sticky saliva.
- And, to solve the parking problems in the town, the council plans to build a car park on land behind the Vale Of The White Horse Club.
- Mrs Jones said that at the moment the PCT would not be able to finance the cost of building a new facility.
- He braved the Great War to reach men and materials to build the chapel here.
- A swarm of bees cooperates to construct a hive. Humans group together to build towns, cities, and nations.
- The developers agreed to pay for the bridge while Laois County Council designed and built it.
- The NSW Housing Commission built thousands of homes for low-income earners.
- In the dining area, three of the owners of the house discuss how their everyday activism led them to build this home together.
- She said the 500 new nursing home places being built by Hampshire County Council would help alleviate the problem.
- Mr Harrison said the challenge was to continue strengthening the team to maintain the high standards on which the business had been built.
- While few will have the chance to build a business of this size so quickly, many will share the frustrations of being let down by those thought of as loyal supporters.
- Over the years they have built up a strong network of close friends who are a solid support system.
- His family had for generations been in the textile industry, first in wool and then cotton, and had built up a major business in East Lancashire.
- The prize-winning herd, established in 1964, was built up to 70 cows, plus followers.
- His background in management helped him to build a saw-milling business 15 years ago.
- But in 35 years of marriage, the Whites had built up a farming business worth almost £5m.
- This means that operators are increasingly looking first at customer needs and then building a business case to launch a service.
- John settled down to family life with his wife Julie and young children and built up a property development business.
- It has built its business on developing close ties with large corporations via thousands of field and outbound call sales representatives.
- He has prospered after building a successful business, but he never forgets the needs of the Bangladeshi.
- Mr Moore and Mr Hill had strong family ties built up over years, Mr Hill living in a settled relationship with Mr Moore's daughter.
- Scots settled across the Empire as it developed and built up their own communities such as Dunedin in New Zealand.
- Tommy has been there four years and he has built up a very strong relationship with the players.
- This is the period when we built up the institutions of democratic government and tried to act according to certain norms of propriety.
- But clearly building a business case around this would not be a long term, sustainable strategy.
- Mr Hussain built up the business when he took over in April last year after a previous arson attack caused £500,000 of damage.
- She has given us the ideas on which we have built a very significant period of government in the latter part of the 20th century.
- Yes, I have several pensions, which I have built up over a period of years, offering differing annuities.
- They are very capable and the business has built up substantially.
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