In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- I hung up and went to check out the selection on the jukebox.
- Someone throws a few coins into the jukebox and we are bombarded by Pink's ‘Lets get the party started’.
- The jukebox has fallen out of favour in recent years, due to the rise in popularity of the personal stereo amongst pub-goers.
- I peered into the jukebox's window, squinting and spinning my head with the record in an attempt to read the label.
- Pubs usually stage karaoke evenings or have jukeboxes churning out the hits.
- Councilmen visited drugstores and restaurants in the city, demanding that proprietors remove all rock records from their jukeboxes.
- It's a compilation from the start of her career when she recorded with many bands and most of her records ended up in jukeboxes.
- The lack of a jukebox, dancefloor or fruit machines is in keeping with the York Brewery theme of pubs for drinking, eating and talking.
- As they watched, one of the players shambled over to the jukebox and fed a handful of coins into it.
- If you scooted them all a few inches or so this way, you could fit both a pinball machine and a jukebox along that wall.
- Blue walks over to his usual table, but stops at the jukebox first and selects a song.
- He put a nickel in the jukebox and tossed back a few cold ones.
- I glanced over my shoulder to where Ashley was singing along by the jukebox.
- But I'm concerned that live music is giving way to jukeboxes.
- In Harlem, angry fans removed his records from jukeboxes and trampled them in the street.
- He wants pool tables, a jukebox, internet access, a proper bar and any other ideas the children come up with.
- This is one track you're not likely to find on too many jukeboxes in red states.
- The jukeboxes in the bars were ringing with recordings made in Chicago and New York, rich with the promises of new opportunities.
- One of their friends repaired jukeboxes for a living.
- But it's worth considering the cost: I don't have to buy or rent the jukebox, and it's just twenty-five cents per song.
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