In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(drag)the fishermen hauled in their nets — los pescadores cobraron / recogieron las redes
- a tractor hauled the car out of the ditch — un tractor sacó el coche de la cuneta
- they hauled up/down the sail — izaron/arriaron la vela
- he was hauled along to all the parties by his wife — su mujer lo arrastraba a todas las fiestas
- she was hauled out of bed at midnight — la sacaron de la cama a medianoche
- Heavy horse carts with rubber tires haul sacks of corn, piles of fodder, and other freight.
- If that was the case, then people who don't haul things on a regular basis wouldn't buy pickup trucks, and there is probably no good reason why anyone needs a Jaguar of any type.
- They are usually used to haul heavy loads or carry cargoes.
- A truck hauling two trailers - with a total length measuring 22 metres - was travelling from Umtata when the driver is believed to have lost control.
- There are plenty of critics with woeful tales of upturned or lost caravans, and how they were held up for hours by tiny cars hauling huge caravans.
- In between, we hauled freight, carried troops and VIPs, and served as a hospital ship with wounded and nurses aboard.
- The call came last summer, and he was using the truck to haul stuff for the yard.
- Meanwhile, the smaller compact track loader hauled the spoil to dump trucks and brought in the rock.
- My first streetcar trip had one other close call, a sport-utility vehicle hauling a trailer that made a U-turn right in front of us.
- One record-breaking day in 1864 saw the company haul three tons of silver bullion from the mines of Virginia City, Nevada alone.
- The whole theme was accented by stuffed toy poodles carried by models on the catwalk, who held them as lovingly as yesterday's trash being hauled to the bin.
- Amid the truckloads of rubble being hauled away is forensic evidence about how and why the buildings collapsed.
- Goran Rakonjac, for instance, uses horse-drawn farm carts on back roads to haul the soft white cheese from his family farm in Serbia to market 15 miles away in Montenegro.
- Police reported that the truck hauling two trailers - with a length measuring 22m - was travelling from Umtata when the driver was believed to have lost control.
- As the construction of the huge vessel approached completion, transport firms hauled the mountains of food to the site.
- He had trained as an apprentice engineer at Dan Mitchells, later working as a lorry driver for Tunnicliffe's at Silsden, hauling timber.
- Utility ATVs are commonly used for loading and hauling things, which calls for a larger exterior to carry objects.
- The asset is the future economic benefit, that is, the present value of the cash flows that will come from using the truck to haul lumber, or coal, or bread.
- Who was he trying to impress, the Broward County Department of Sanitation workers who haul his trash away?
- This means that the farmer is having to haul his own stock or arrange transport.
- Ask if they will set your towing vehicle up to properly haul your new trailer and if they are willing to teach you how to drive one if you never have before.
- Hedge got a job hauling coal for Sam Dean, who had a little mine near Sand Coulee.
- Young girls of eight or nine worked down the mines hauling coal just so the families could exist.
- Carnegie needs at least five dump trucks to haul trash to the Imperial landfill.
- I haul coal, silica, gravel, grain - anything that will go into a dump.
- As the ship hauled out into the stream, her bow was swung by the tide downward, and her helm was put to the starboard.
- The ship hauled away from the dock and proceeded to Mare Island, California, in accordance with the orders of the Commander-in-Chief, Pacific Squadron.
- The waters of the Nile slipped beneath the hull and the boat hauled for the western shore.
1(pull)tirarjalar Southern Cone Latin Americato haul at/on sth — tirar de algo
- Her father hauled her back on board and sailed for home.
- If they heard a dog bark, they'd haul it out and shoot it.
- Jessica hauled Frankie outside and immediately started in on her.
- They were both quiet as they hauled the luggage out into the spacious living room, and deposited it all next to the front door.
- By the end of this cycle I wind up with bins the Terminator would have trouble dragging down the driveway, but I dutifully haul them out in front of the wall and up onto the curb.
- Upstairs in the offices above the injecting room, Nurse Andy hauls a suitcase out of the cupboard, heaves it onto the table, and opens it up.
- The pair will each haul more than 100 kg in food, fuel and equipment from Ammassalik on the east coast to Sondre Strmfjord, 535 km to the west.
- I've admired the fallen trees this morning, and the broken branches, and I've hauled many of them off the paths.
- Tomorrow I have to help the attorney's assistant haul all the files back in and make sure as many books and tchotchkes as we can remember are back in their proper places.
- While waiting for all this to occur, we'll haul our clothes to the neighbourhood laundrette.
- Like a cork after its bottle, she follows her raft downstream until her companions haul her back on board.
- The numbers are then passed on to transport officials who haul the offenders in for ‘consultation’.
- When he'd hauled the box to safety, I followed up the ladder.
- Not to be deterred, the kids were hauling their sleds up the 3m high slope by Victoria Road Bridge, and sledding down the wet grass.
- We all hauled the bikes to the top of Mud Hill, mounted up, and raced for the bottom, the first past the tree being the winner.
- These big, burly men can then haul inconsiderate Singaporeans off the train.
- The worker hauls the animal out of the water and tosses it with a dull thud into a rotating drum like a table-top spin-dryer to remove the animal's coat.
- The friendly owner hauls water up on his back every day from the clear mountain stream.
- Then every soldier hauled his own gear inside the crafts.
- Jeremy glared at Bridget before being hauled away to the living room.
2Nautical(wind) soplar por la amura
(distance)recorrido masculinetrayecto masculinea long haul — un camino largo y difícil
- It was a long distance haul, not like a sprint, which is what we will be doing when we compete with our dogs in the Savoie Alps in January.
- It's a long haul from Vegas to Seattle.
- What we have to do, is improve the railroads, to take the pressure off the air transport system, so short-haul, inter-city hauls, should be done by rail, not by air.
- Afterwards he loses his sight and from that day is plagued with hallucinations seeded with guilt and shame, the unspoken sense that his condition is a judgment, and his career a long, redemptive haul.
- Often the transport cost of English timber equaled the value of the wood itself, and twenty miles was considered the maximum profitable overland haul.
1.2(pull)tirón masculinejalón masculine Southern Cone Latin America
2(catch)feminine redadamasculine botínshe got a good haul of bargains/medals — consiguió unas cuantas gangas/medallas
- Burglars made off with a haul of antiques worth thousands of pounds in two raids in Broad Town.
- Here's the rub - hauls of fish have declined sharply since the 1970s but total workforce numbers have not.
- This latest haul brings the total amount of drugs seized in the Limerick region over the last two years to €4 million.
- The Moy enjoyed its best week of the season, so far, with a huge haul of 1,252 salmon taken by anglers over the week.
- Sure, if I so choose I could reel in a nice haul of little fish but if I wait things out just that little bit longer, I know a nice big juicy fish is going to come my way.
- Saturday's haul is also connected with a major operation in Britain last weekend, which netted seven kilos of heroin and led to over 15 arrests.
- The Harrogate Angling Supplies-backed star won yet again with a fine haul of 72 lb 6oz.
- The seas around West Kerry have been throwing up some very unusual species of fish in recent days and the latest haul included three white albinos which were hooked by Irish fishermen.
- Anglers on the River Tweed in southeast Scotland landed more than 14,000 salmon, one of the biggest hauls ever recorded in Britain.
- Under EU rules, trawlers which fish for so-called industrial species are permitted to catch up to 5% of white fish as part of their haul.
- Police have uncovered a double haul of illegal guns and more than £250,000 of stolen property following two dawn raids in the Chelmsford area.
- I later heard on the radio of a large haul of confiscated illegal nets and spearguns being burnt as a warning to transgressors.
- Officers were also criticised for not fully recording details of the weight or quantity of drug hauls or why they thought suspects possessed it.
- Photographs of valuable rings, earrings and pendants - part of a huge haul stolen from her Buckinghamshire home - were issued in the hope of tracking the items down.
- It is a top achievement to get fish of this size but even better to see a nice catch of good sized fish, such as a 14 blackfish haul caught on the Ballina North Wall in the recent swell.
- Forensic experts were today combing through more than 100 items from a Skipton house where robbers escaped with a haul of thousands of pounds in cash and gems.
- The spokesperson said the recording industry called the haul the largest CD manufacturing seizure in the US.
- These were huge fishing craft capable of picking up a thousand tonnes of fish in a single haul.
- The Moy Fishery, at Ballina, again produced the biggest haul with 120 salmon for the week.
- Armed robbers escaped with a haul of cash after threatening the owner of a Bradford newsagent's at gunpoint.
- Thieves stole a huge haul of guitars and other instruments worth up to £6,000 from a Westcliff music store.
- The Iraqi intelligence haul came on the sixth day of a nationwide sweep to seize weapons and insurgents.
- The medals, including a CBE and DSO, were found in Harrow, north London, among a haul of items stolen by burglars.
- Det Con Graham Jones said the haul may have been stolen to order.
- The first buffet area is a fisherman's haul of shrimp, sushi, sashimi and fish-egg rolls prepared fresh on the other side of the counter and laid in individual wicker baskets.
- The people of Manus Island in Papua New Guinea traditionally catch large hauls of tuna in October.
- Fishermen from the coastal villages of southern Hainan Island look forward to the occasional surprise catch in their daily haul that could net them a handsome reward.
- Gardaí suspect the haul was acquired in Dublin and was being delivered to a major drugs gang based in Southill.
- But Mormon use of advanced methods to net large hauls of fish for pickling and shipment elsewhere had impoverished the Utes and made them resentful and ready for war.
- Long after some fish stocks sank below their maximally productive sizes, fisheries' hauls continued to rise, says Pauly.
- A Croatian lorry driver caught with a haul of sub-machineguns in his truckload of frozen pizzas was cleared of all charges yesterday.
- Their haul accounts for nearly 28 percent of the country's fish exports, Kee said.
- John Barber, Customs and Excise spokesman, said that the haul was the largest amount of heroin seized from Harwich port this year 75 kilos is a significant seizure.
- Reservoir trouters will have no problems at all, but short range stream fishers would do well to spend a few hours on the lawn, perfecting their double haul.
- GARDAÍ have seized more than €200,000 worth of illegal drugs in two hauls in counties Clare and Meath.
- That they have increased their haul is a product of improved fishing methods, not a reflection of an increased number of fish in the sea.
- The haul, stolen from a house in Rodbourne, also included army vehicles.
- The individual was sentenced to six years in jail in July 2003 after being caught with a haul of heroin.
- Then one year the fishermen began to notice a change in their daily haul.
- Prawn vessels continued to catch fairly large hauls of prawns.
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