In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1promoción feminineascenso masculine
- This is why the insiders' network is so strong - its members look after each other with appointments and preferment.
- The appointment was the officer's last posting, offering no prospect of promotion or preferment thereafter.
- In the race for wealth, honours and preferment [a man] may run as hard as he can and strain every nerve and muscle in order to outstrip all of his competitors.
- It spread rapidly, to the detriment of Spanish, because it was the new language of government, preferment, and education.
- The media love this sort of stuff - and a network of opportunists in the bureaucracy can always be found to present their future masters with the hard evidence in the hopes of future preferment.
- He secured all kinds of preferment from local cadres, and even several marriage proposals from attractive and ambitious young ladies, before his exposure.
- Although he had previously opposed royal policies, he was a believer in firm government and accepted preferment in order to uphold the king's power.
- The monarchs and bierarchs of Bacon's day do appear, but chiefly as recipients of the stream of anxious supplications for preferment Bacon submits throughout his ‘troubled life’.
- We cannot function as a country if there is politically and legally sanctioned preferment for one group.
- I think they are more in touch with the part of their organisation that will provide them with preferment in their party.
- But you may be on your way to preferment in the new Administration.
- The most credible left wing candidates for succession or preferment would not change much of the last manifesto.
- Courtenay's aristocratic connections carried him rapidly up the ladder of preferment.
- It was at this moment in her day when she received supplicants for preferment in the court, members of the administration or the armed forces over which she wielded great influence.
- By midwinter these intraband tensions were exacerbated as Big Road's own young men reacted suspiciously to their leader's preferment.
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