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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- The stronger and longer the wind blows onshore, the more likely men-of-war will be around.
- One meets interesting people at government houses, at messes, clubs, and on board men-of-war, and learns about colonial problems, while avoiding snow, blizzards, and influenza.
- Modern designers might well pine for a vessel with the nearly unlimited range, comparatively low construction cost, and ease of repair and resupply offered by the sailing man-of-war.
- Jones, a man known for his attention to detail in shipbuilding praised the craftsmanship of the Portsmouth workers when they built the man-of-war, America, in 1782.
- As we got into position, the guns of men-o'-war in the mouth of the Strait were doing damage, and already the village was burning.
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