In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(system)ferrocarril masculine(station/line) de ferrocarril(line/station) ferroviario(timetable) de trenesrailway bridge — puente de ferrocarril masculine
- railway network — red ferroviaria
- railway yard — depósito
- Often a broken rail is found and the railway stops trains until it is mended.
- Polls show that most people want the railways re-nationalised.
- It occurred after the railway worker confronted two people daubing graffiti on a train.
- The railways also facilitated the transport of inferior wines.
- It was enough to break airline reservation systems and German banking networks and halt Australian railways.
- Representatives from the railway network attended a special award ceremony at the Romford Dog Stadium.
- The new Eastern Region will operate and maintain the railway network across one-third of the country.
- I guess we all knew that the railway network was out of control financially, and riddled with inefficiencies.
- The cause of the tragedy is being investigated by Italy's railway network RFI.
- Already the railway people are predicting 30-minute delays for tomorrow morning.
- He is a railway enthusiast who is heavily involved in planning for the future.
- It suffered again when public confidence in the railways dipped after ten people were killed in 2001.
- It will link up with the Angolan railway network in the area of Cassinga and Chamutete.
- It showed the network of railways that used to operate in this country many years ago and it made me very sad.
- The Unions have a vested interest in organisations such as the railways and the National Health Service.
- Economic regulation of the railway, as presently organised, has largely failed.
- However, steel had structural advantages and durability which iron lacked, and the railways adopted steel for their tracks.
- All this and breakfast is done before the railway people arrive for an early ordering time.
- It was easy to understand why firms preferred road transport: the railway was badly run.
- If the revenues have been going down, the cost of operating the world's largest network of railways has been steadily inching upwards.
2feminine vía férreafeminine línea de ferrocarril
- This week has been chaos on the railways as so many lines need to be checked and speed restrictions have been introduced.
- As for claims that nuts never come loose on the railway, rail workers rubbished that last week.
- No remnants of these prairies survive, except for linear strips along railways.
- Highworth Town Council is backing calls for a cycle route along the disused railway line.
- He parked the car at the railway station and walked along the deserted line.
- Commuters could benefit from plans to provide car parking at a branch line railway station.
- They can be used as acoustic baffles along roads and railways.
- Despite the massive destruction to the railway system the main lines were cleared two days after the blast.
- The damage to bridges, roads, railways and telephone lines took months to repair.
- Trains running along the busy railway line were halted during the afternoon and evening.
- This simple and not too expensive system was installed over hundreds of miles of British main line railways and the lives saved must be considerable.
- A month back the route from Newport to Sandown was opened along a disused railway and as such it has no hills.
- The only thing that makes his work more complicated is the bad traffic and cars driving along the railways.
- The Government thought it was going to deliver the coal by rail, but the railways are so run down that it cannot get it through.
- Fields around Horwich are flooded in places, and all along the railway line to Bolton acres of land are seen under water.
- Plans have been submitted to lay a leisure trail along a former railway as part of a £1 million project.
- Level crossings still pose the greatest risk to life on the railways, a rail safety chief said yesterday.
- In addition to using the civil main lines, railways were constructed for purely military purposes, with no commercial value.
- It is to be located along the railway in the city of Kaesong, just inside the North Korean border.
- The route north all the way to Whitby carries no traffic at all as it is the Rail Trail which runs along the track bed of a former railway line.
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