In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- In the late 1800s east European Jews emigrating to the USA brought the bagel with them.
- On emigrating to the US,he was actively involved in sporting organisations in the Big Apple.
- Many citizens with higher education were trained abroad and they often emigrate permanently.
- Suddenly they moved, telling neighbours they were emigrating to the US.
- Then his family emigrated to the United States and settled in Chicago.
- He arrived in Chippenham in 1963 at the age of 20, after emigrating from Foggio in Southern Italy.
- Herschel settled in the area after emigrating from Germany.
- For the past five years we have had 150,000 or so more people immigrating each year than emigrating.
- They collaborated on three plays and a travel book before emigrating to America together in January 1939.
- The brothers were born on the Isle of Man and moved to Manchester in the 1950s, before emigrating to Australia in 1958.
- Their reasons for emigrating in the first place were mostly economic and the tales of fortunes to be made abroad spurred them on.
- According to a recent survey, fewer Irish people are emigrating to America than at any time for more than 200 years.
- In 1983, Arnold Schwarzenegger became a US citizen, 14 years after emigrating from Austria.
- Prior to emigrating to England in the 1950s, Martin worked on the family farm.
- They performed from an early age, impressing audiences in the north west before emigrating to Australia in 1958.
- She added that the couple were originally from Blackburn, but had worked for three years in Manchester before emigrating.
- First, skilled workers are legally emigrating, temporarily or permanently, to rich countries.
- She studied with Preobrajenska as a child in Paris, where her parents settled after emigrating from Russia.
- In his early years, he emigrated to Leeds and after some years married and settled there.
- So far as I can ascertain he never returned to Ireland after emigrating in 1873.
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