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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- She began to lose her sight five years ago, causing her to become timid, irritable and even attack animal keepers on occasion.
- It was only with great difficulty that the animal keepers were able to herd Rita away to safety on such occasions.
- Some argue that the zoo staff, especially the animal keepers should be trained in the art of ‘presenting’ the animal to the visitors in an engaging manner.
- Mony was born nine years ago at the zoo, and over time has become a favourite with the animal keepers.
- I watched as people fed sweet popcorn to the animals as their supposed keepers stood idly watching.
- Right now, the animal keepers from the circus stay at the zoo, attending to all the needs of the chimps.
- Poor funding and underpaid animal keepers make the conditions for some of the animals almost unbearable.
- The new keeper of the mineral collection at the university, Dr. Bill Minarik, took attendees to view the collection.
- Wheeler is now the keeper and head of entomology at the Natural History Museum in London.
- The keeper of the Yorkshire Museum, who examined the skull, said that it did not belong to a fully grown person and might be medieval.
- But Craig Barclay, keeper of numismatics at the Yorkshire Museum, said he was not surprised to see such a coin coming up for auction.
- The coin had been earlier reported to Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge, where it is being researched by keeper of coins Dr Mark Blackburn.
- The keepers are warning people not to play with the animal if they see it, as it has sharp canine teeth that can inflict serious bites.
- The keeper of the William Morris Gallery, Norah Gillow, took a more positive view.
- Scientists and keepers try to help animals breed naturally.
- Some of these plastic items are detected and removed by the animal keepers.
- The pets' corner was left in the temporary care of another council employee while the keeper took a break between June 20 and July 13.
- The museum's keeper of environmental records Colin Howes was delighted to discover that it was the first recorded sighting of them in Doncaster.
- His most controversial policy is encouraging the keepers to develop close relationships with the animals.
- After the war he was appointed keeper of archaeology in the National Museum of Wales but in 1926 he left Wales to become Director of the London Museum.
- When individual animals seem unable to reproduce, keepers can call in physiologists to diagnose possible biological problems.
- This makes them feel quite comfortable and they love walking up and down the enclosure, says one of the animal keepers, Mari.
- The keeper of environmental records at the museum, Colin Howes, said the ring ouzel was the first specimen they had ever received from the South Yorkshire area.
- For Lydia, the exhibition marks her first as assistant keeper at the museum, where her grandparents were once volunteer guides.
- The keeper of special collections there, Richard Ovenden, has been striving mightily to raise the necessary millions.
- Dr Newman taught at the University of Bangor, North Wales, and then returned to York to become keeper of military history at the Castle Museum.
- In addition to providing objects and hiding food, some of the enrichment activities also help the keepers care for the animals.
- The animal has been described as looking like a pipe cleaner by his keepers and joins animals including deer and reindeer.
- Christian Rumelin is assistant keeper of prints and twentieth-century art at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.
- Daniel Smith, keeper of social history at the museum, tells me they recently received a large collection of old photographs featuring Poppy's work.
- If the animal keepers find someone teasing the animals, they warn him or ask him to leave, they claim.
- Chris Barclay, keeper of archaeology and curator of the museum, joined Hull Council only a few weeks ago but has already been awed by the scale of the development.
- A team headed by dinosaur expert and the museum's keeper of geology Dr Phil Manning, have prepared, conserved and interpreted the find.
- The collection's keeper, Selena Skipwith, is buoyant in her determination that this should be only the start.
- Furthermore, animal keepers have been ordered to add herbal medicines to their animals food and water to build up their resistance to the heat.
- The keeper withdraws, prompting the animal to slowly return to a corner of the enclosure.
- The museum's keeper of natural sciences, Stephen Hewitt, said he was ‘delighted’ to be given the collection.
- According to animal keepers, hippos by nature require their ‘corner of the pool’ in the enclosure.
- With an absent goalkeeper Bex Holt and Emma Rutherford both did well as substitute keepers and were named players of the match for bravely taking up the challenge.
- The keeper and a defender went for the same ball and then left it for each other, allowing the speculative shot to hit the empty net.
- Two half chances at either end did not tax the defences or keepers.
- Quick feet, lightening turns and shots taken early often mean that a half-chance is often nestling in the goal before the keeper has a sniff of it.
- It is time a new young keeper was selected and given a fair run at the top.
- To have a good team you have to have a good keeper and our goalkeeper is very good.
- When he reached the penalty area he drove the ball low to the home keeper's left only to be thwarted by an excellent save.
- It's always nice when a fellow goalkeeper wins something because us keepers normally get overlooked in favour of strikers.
- He rarely misses the target, which is worrying for all keepers.
- I just caught the ball perfectly and it somehow bounced over the keeper.
- The ball struck the underside of the bar and bounced clear with the keeper rooted to the spot.
- He has proved himself to be a top keeper since he has been in English football.
- With two excellent keepers and two quick strikers on offer it will be a case of who can make the most telling breakthrough?
- It was the Blackburn keeper's second penalty save of the competition.
- It would have been a very good save but it was one you'd expect an international keeper to make.
- Well as a wicket-keeper, did you often feel a greater affinity, or that you had more in common with the other keepers in opposition teams than with your own team-mates?
- He quickly became a legend with his dazzling skills that left defenders flat footed and an eye for goal that made keepers wince.
- Sixty seconds later, he swerved away from the keeper's clawing gloves to stroke home his 21st goal of an astounding debut campaign.
- But they do a lot of work in training with me and we emphasise hitting the target and making the keeper work.
- The Italian has been one of the best keepers in English football for quite a while now and it would be cruel if he were to spend the majority of this season on the bench.
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