In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(cabin)cabaña femininefeminine chozamountain hut — refugio de montaña
- In Bangladesh, a typical village house consists of several huts around a compound.
- Inside is a comfortable spot that feels like a cross between a beach hut and a family cottage.
- That's all changed today said Michael with the introduction of huts and shelters to have tea breaks in.
- There are at least four such lanes between clusters of houses and huts.
- However, it was not difficult to meet people simply by wandering through the bush and chancing upon scattered huts and houses.
- She says more like 35,000 people were there in mud huts and make shift houses.
- Corrugated huts house additional families in backyards and the shanty towns overflow with new arrivals.
- The man was killed in a fire that engulfed a row of beach huts in an eastern Thai resort popular among backpackers.
- There are no streets, no houses, only huts where people cling to each other and cry.
- They were only able to get accommodation in beach huts at opposite ends of the island but met up every day.
- We walk away from the town and head towards the slopes past the harbour and towards beach huts.
- While on the summit the two men took shelter in a hut from a particularly vicious blast of wind and snow.
- None of the other huts and tree shelters caught fire and no other people were injured in the blaze, police said.
- They were all moved to townships - shanty towns of wooden huts built away from any natural resources or shelter.
- Only later were they housed in flimsy huts where they continue to live today.
- We live in cities, in towns, and in rural communities, in houses instead of huts and caves.
- The building of shelters and huts encouraged man to live in villages and settlements, and this led to the growth of civilisations.
- Among the huts and mud brick buildings, more shelters are springing up.
- The area consists of huts and tiny houses made of tin sheets, wood, blocks, and stones.
- He said another aspect to be improved was the provision of beach huts.
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