In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1programa concurso masculine(on the television) concurso televisivo masculine(on the radio) concurso radiofónico masculine
- Just about every quiz show on television ends with some sort of vote to send a contestant packing.
- For a quiz show that lasts half an hour the recording time will generally be a little over two hours.
- A survey for a television quiz show last week revealed that 23% could not say which country is divided from Britain by the Irish Sea.
- I'm hosting a quiz show, but I never considered myself a game show host.
- A trip to a Caribbean island may be a favorite prize for a TV quiz show, but it has never been my dream of a holiday.
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