In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
adverb & adjective
1a escala nacional
- This is a countrywide problem and as far as the parents are concerned everyone should be singing from the same hymn sheet, she says.
- The union had planned to escalate the industrial action countrywide this week but deferred this after talks were arranged.
- The licences are to be granted for an initial duration of two years, although there is the possibility of renewal and extension countrywide.
- On their agenda: a countrywide tour and a series of grassroots lectures.
- The courses are held almost every weekend in locations countrywide.
- A petition against the regulations is circulating at health shops countrywide.
- The Department also intends to conduct a full re-evaluation of ewe premium applications countrywide.
- On February 18 a countrywide ban will come into force, although legal challenges threaten to delay it by a year or more.
- Visit your local library and check through the countrywide telephone directories
- The academy will comprise centres of excellence in all parts of the UK, to meet a mixture of local and countrywide needs.
- A pilot scheme whereby members of the public can report the behaviour of dangerous drivers is to be extended countrywide.
- Advisers carried out the updated assessment on the impact of the weather on farming countrywide earlier this week.
- Should they place a ban on the export of ostrich products, it could paralyse the industry countrywide.
- Indeed, our girly evening was indicative of a countrywide trend.
- The response to this was overwhelming with over 340 entrants countrywide.
- It is much better to have parcels of forestry countrywide, integrated farm forestry is the way forward.
- The program includes educating 55,000 first grade pupils each year countrywide.
- The month-long countrywide amnesty officially ended at midnight and officers are in the process of collating the final figures.
- Our Mobile Units travel countrywide staffed by a registered nurse.
- The project would be part of a countrywide pilot scheme involving some 100 teams in different areas of the country.
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