In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- At the same time, the net worth of the wealthiest families has grown at a rapid rate.
- On both sides of the Atlantic each culture is in rapid decline and his first priority was to ensure he had recordings of each form of worship.
- We can no longer use the past to try and predict the future because change occurs at such a rapid rate.
- The rate of industrial growth was very rapid, and the rate of growth of heavy industry remarkable.
- Gun collecting has really taken off in the last few years and prices are moving up at a rapid rate.
- With the rapid fall in interest rates the desire to purchase an annuity diminished.
- The company had an excellent staff retention rate, but rapid expansion came at a price.
- The French death rate was falling, but so too was its birth rate, at an unusually rapid rate.
- In rapid succession, there were four constitutional amendments to try to plug these holes.
- On the other hand, we only had four or five years of really rapid economic growth.
- In rapid succession he won Auldearn, Alford, and Kilsyth, and occupied Edinburgh.
- Therefore, even with low interest rates, a rapid recovery is hard to imagine.
- My forecast is for that number to continue to grow to at a rapid rate across the coming years.
- The combination of a steep drop in interest rates and the rapid rise in household debt has fuelled a surge in lending.
- Within ten years the economy was booming and it entered the age of very rapid economic growth.
- What the billions of people who live in the world's poorer countries need is rapid economic growth.
- The surprisingly rapid economic slowdown undermined the performance of companies across all sectors.
- In 406 the army in Britain elevated the first in a rapid succession of three emperors.
- And as the price climbed, it has had two key effects, not dissimilar to a rapid rise in interest rates.
- The economic story of the year has been the rapid and alarming decline of the global economy.
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