In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Stephen Lewis reports on a new, hard-hitting campaign with posters such as this to keep children safe and away from railway lines during the Easter holidays.
- Saying his ejection from the frontbench was inevitable, he went on to make some hard-hitting criticisms about the state of his own party.
- In fact, the subtitled video is a poignant and hard-hitting meditation on four Turkish women who wear wigs, and why they do so.
- There was an access report commissioned by industry on it, which was tough, hard, hard-hitting, even scathing.
- Noise-making culprits will also be directly targeted in a hard-hitting publicity campaign based on market research.
- The campaign, backed by Swindon Council and the police, has seen hard-hitting posters go up in car parks across town.
- However, even though the hard-hitting report was very critical of AIB management, no senior manager was sacked.
- One of the standout films of the festival, Proteus was hard-hitting and frank.
- The Harvard Center for Risk Analysis criticized the newly hard-hitting coverage.
- The Insider, an honest and hard-hitting film, won nothing.
- Young people are drifting into crime because too little is being spent on keeping them out of trouble, a hard-hitting survey has revealed.
- A city segregated on racial lines, riven by racism, poverty and prejudice is revealed in a hard-hitting report looking at Bradford.
- Truant teenagers are being targeted in a hard-hitting poster campaign at bus shelters across East Lancashire.
- Most shows and most comics that are hard-hitting are criticizing everything.
- It poses a direct and hard-hitting question: to what extent is civility compatible with religion?
- The site features a hard-hitting poster campaign, which uses a series of startling images and facts to highlight the cruelty to animals.
- The usually hard-hitting critics of the ABC in some media outlets seem to have ignored this story completely.
- Drawing inspiration from real life incidents, he makes hard-hitting films that revolve around issues concerning society.
- For a few moments near the beginning, Center Stage looks like it has a chance to be revealing and hard-hitting.
- In other words they wish to feed their own egos, impressing their public with their concept of direct hard-hitting so-called truths.
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