In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Militaryprimera línea feminine(troops) (before noun) de primera línea
- The logistics of getting kit first to the Gulf and then to front-line troops like Sgt Roberts was also badly flawed, he said.
- The enemy's uncoordinated efforts proved that these were not front-line troops.
- This sniper was standing waist high above the front line potting at some Germans 300 yard away.
- This policy is aimed at giving front-line staff that kind of alert list.
- This scheme is designed to try and get some of them to stay, particularly front-line officers.
- No longer were troops crammed into front-line trenches to provide easy targets for enemy artillery.
- It's a war where supply troops face many of the same risks as front-line soldiers.
- The odds were like being in a front-line regiment in Vietnam or something.
- The Tories say the money is being blown on an army of pen pushers rather than front-line staff.
- The plan was not aimed at sending women out as front-line battle troops.
- His father said he had insisted on serving in a front-line army unit.
- An additional 25 officers will also be recruited for front-line duties.
- We could be front-line conscripts and I'd still have an opportunity to die smiling.
- The front-line dispatches are useful tools for future commanders going to war.
- The airframe has been in service all over the world in a number of the Navy's front-line squadrons.
- Vehicle-mounted and manpack amplifiers were deployed in many theatres by front-line troops.
- Like front-line soldiers, these people needed to trust and rely upon one another.
- Once that phase has been mastered the students are ready to join a front-line squadron.
- They also want to increase the time officers spend on front-line duty and patrols by Police Community Support Officers.
2(prominent position)primera línea feminine
- Now the region is at the front line of an increasingly bitter debate about how we deal with all of this.
- One reviewer dubbed her as altogether exceptional music of grace and texture scored for a front-line city.
- If not, the role of the BBC was bound to be caught up in the front line of the nationalist/unionist debate.
- The experience that Luca is slowly gathering, will help him fight for the front line positions at the next races.
- Dental problems in Pembrokeshire were brought to the political front line last week in a special House of Commons debate.
- Wilson's comments have now thrust him into a front-line role.
- The tired politics of the 1980s have little influence on the women in the front line of the movement today.
- It is the children's tax credit that is the front line of our attack on poverty.
- Its emissions of damaging greenhouse gases are negligible, yet it finds itself on the front line of change.
- Those organizations that have experimented with autonomous teams lacking front line leaders have failed in delivering sustainable results.
- Is something changing on the front line of social movements and workers' struggles in France?
- In calling the talk fest however the Minister of Sport is not positioning himself or his agenda on the front line.
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