In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(musical/farce) que lleva tiempo en carteleraque lleva tiempo en pantalla(controversy/feud) que viene de largo
- Train drivers in the north of England continued a long-running dispute over pay this week.
- Continuing a long-running trend, the bulk of pay came in the form of stock options.
- The new owner of a historic house at the centre of a long-running dispute hopes it will eventually be restored.
- Jubilant residents were today celebrating a High Court victory in a long-running planning dispute.
- There have been long-running arguments across the UK about repatriation.
- I know that my inability to act is my fault, based on several long-running problems, but being with them emphasises it.
- The action is part of a long-running dispute over pay and discriminatory performance systems.
- Fire fighters have threatened to strike if a long-running dispute is not settled.
- University bosses urged academics today to end a marking boycott called as part of a long-running dispute over a pay deal.
- One obvious commonality is the fact that all this can loosely be grouped under the banner of long-running US drama.
- It threatens to unravel a deal over the long-running pay dispute which led to an all-out strike.
- There has been a long-running dispute over the future of the bridge.
- The council hopes the move could end a long-running dispute over the old tradition of drying washing across back alleys.
- A feature of this long-running dispute has been the Government's two-faced approach.
- Striking train conductors are getting set to hold a referendum to see if a long-running rail dispute should continue.
- Residents in Cardiff are continuing a long-running campaign to defend the city's health services.
- He said the dispute had been long-running and a cause of concern to staff and patients alike.
- After only two months in office, he ended a long-running border dispute with Peru.
- The dispute centres on a long-running argument about terms and conditions.
- Hopes of an end to their long-running dispute over pay have now been dashed.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.