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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- He was the prime minister of a supreme War Cabinet, backed up by a new Cabinet office and a kitchen cabinet of private secretaries.
- This means the executive committee will be bypassed and more powers invested in his kitchen cabinet of advisers.
- And by their inaction, they not only handed authority to his unelected kitchen cabinet, but did great damage to the democratic process in this country.
- Later on, the kitchen cabinet was given formal status when Franklin Roosevelt created the Executive Office of the President.
- Throughout the turnaround period, the executives in the kitchen cabinet had essentially trained everyone else within the company to defer to them.
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