In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1portero masculineportera feminine
- So basically you are doing the job of a really good hall porter.
- The position of hall porter is a very busy job, and one where there is constant contact with the customer.
- The concierges, called hall porters here, are just to the right, efficiently satisfying demands.
- Wine waiter positions, hall porters and cook jobs can be found for the whole of the London area.
- Sometimes, they are very generous and give the hall porter a pound coin as gratuity.
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