In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1chofer femininechófer masculine Spaina chauffeur-driven limousine — una limusina con chofer
- Our chauffeurs drove us to the royal compound at the appointed hour, and we were shown to a room in one of the buildings on the property.
- Chan plays a cab driver who is hired as a chauffeur to the head of a secret government spy unit.
- He arranged to be taken by chauffeur driven limousine and the chauffeur was required to remain for the duration of the visit.
- Why didn't you stay home today and take a swim in the pool or have a chauffeur drive you elsewhere?
- The defendant employed a chauffeur, and on one occasion when he was attempting to start the car it caught fire.
- The chauffeur, who drives 80,000 miles a year, managed to pull on to the hard shoulder and saw, in his rear view mirror, the teenagers scrambling up the bank.
- At Chelsea there was a chauffeur to drive the directors around because of problems with parking.
- Most were employed by the Indonesian Embassy in Bangkok as chauffeurs and gardeners.
- When we got to the end of the drive, the chauffeur got out and opened the door for us.
- From there he became a chauffeur for a private estate, until his employer suffered a slump in fortune.
- I'm in the back, he's in the front and the chauffeur's driving.
- It gave him his luxury apartment in Berlin, his chauffeur, bodyguard and private barber.
- In golf a superstar is supposed to win major championships and be recognised even by people who don't know the difference between a driver and a chauffeur.
- He works as a chauffeur, driving wealthy vacationers all over Europe.
- Julia watches as her chauffeur drives Morgan out of the estate and the limousine speeds away into the distance.
- We had two maids and a chauffeur who used to drive us to Jaffa and Haifa for picnics on the weekend.
- A chauffeur was wanted to drive an art expert around galleries in Europe.
- After the evening performance the night before, a chauffeur drove her from Bath to a suite at an airport hotel.
- When the town was completely out of sight, the chauffeur drove down a road which within only a few miles lost its metalled base and crumbled into rough cobbles.
- He was being driven by a chauffeur when the vehicle was stopped by traffic officers in Hertfordshire travelling at 97 mph.
1(person) hacer de chofer para(person) hacer de chófer para Spainshe's always chauffeuring her children around — siempre está haciendo de chófer para sus hijos Spain
- On Thursday, you and I learn that we can't drive to school anymore, but we have to be chauffeured by the Secret Service.
- The men and women who chauffeured the athletes and dignitaries around the city would stop and talk to other drivers in the road and people on the streets.
- I'd just got back from a very damp and dismal trip to Taunton station, chauffeuring Graham to catch the train back to London, and I was feeling a little down.
- After his hospital visit, Mr Brown was chauffeured to open the Feltham Skills Centre, which opened its doors in September and already serves 300 students.
- Since he is shorter and has a tendency to slump over anyway, I sometimes wonder if people think I'm his mother chauffeuring him around instead of his date.
- For the next few months until I was able to drive again, my husband chauffeured me everywhere to talk about my new book.
- We couldn't believe how many kids were being chauffeured to school by their parents.
- For nearly two decades, cheerful Norman Mouland chauffeured a host of Salisbury mayors to some of the city's most glittering events.
- Owners Vivenne and Colin have chauffeured the canine connoisseurs to eight cottages in Pembrokeshire.
- He tells parents who spend hours chauffeuring teenagers to drive slowly and to take the scenic route when time permits.
- Whatever a hackney carriage may be classed as, it is still a car that carries a limited number of passengers who are paying for the privilege of being chauffeured from door to door.
- He chauffeured her to her 9 a.m. appointment at Avalon Spa.
- They were chauffeured away immediately afterwards.
- In the run-up to his trial he had been reduced to doing gardening work and chauffeuring friends to make ends meet.
- ‘Statistics show that children who walk, cycle or catch the bus to school arrive fresher and more alert than those who are chauffeured to the classroom,’ she said.
- Social scientists claim to have overturned the popular notion that modern children never walk because they are chauffeured everywhere by their parents.
- ‘Of course, I was looking forward to chauffeuring my father in it,’ he recalls.
- The federal government offered such ‘symbolic support’ as holding a cabinet meeting at an exclusive Toronto hotel, to and from which they were chauffeured with great haste.
- I always believe in chauffeuring a lady to her front door.
- One of his early jobs was chauffeuring Martin Scorsese for the duration of one Edinburgh Film Festival.
2USa chauffeured car — un coche con chófer Spain
1trabajar de choferhacer de chofertrabajar de chófer Spainhacer de chófer Spain
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