In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1plan quinquenal masculine
- Its first major initiative is the development of a Five-Year Plan based on a State-wide consultation with families and children.
- In 1928, Stalin replaced Lenin's New Economic Policy by the first Five-Year Plan.
- But for all the prosperity that the new USSR has achieved under the leadership of someone who can personally fulfil a Five-Year Plan in minutes, vestiges of the old totalitarianism remain.
- With the intensity of a Stalinist Five-Year Plan the Irish and African workers toil in conditions of ferocious heat.
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