In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(population) reeducar(offender) rehabilitar
- She said: ‘I am 34 years old and I didn't have a good education like they have now, but this is re-educating people who didn't get that chance.’
- It's time to re-educate the kids about the financial importance of a sweet tooth.
- The strategy aims to put in place opportunities and schemes to re-educate owners, offering them advice and assistance to return their properties to use.
- What I believe the university should do right now is re-educate students and staff about environmental friendliness and the recycling program.
- If you want to cut crime - and save money - invest in programmes that analyse offending behaviour and help to re-educate people who have often known no other life.
- We need to re-educate workers and employers about safe work practices and safe alternative materials.
- They will target areas where we know there are problems and try to advise and re-educate people.
- Part of the reason for it was to display it publicly in the house and start to re-educate my husband on exactly what it is I do at home all day.
- It is hoped the clampdown will re-educate motorists about road safety and make them less likely to break the law in the future.
- He was captured by the Soviet Red Army and handed over to the People's Republic of China, where he was re-educated until 1959.
- Members are re-educated about food, learning to use it to satisfy hunger, only afterwards for pleasure.
- This new scheme is an effort to re-educate drivers about the dangers of speeding to help stamp it out.
- He said re-educating people was part of the challenge in dealing with fly-tipping.
- California has term limits, so we have to educate and re-educate both elected officials and their staffs.
- It goes back to us needing to re-educate parents and that is an uphill job.
- To break new ground, activists have stepped up efforts to encourage cooperation between Palestinian and Israeli teachers - to re-educate people and teach them to accept and tolerate each other.
- We are teaching kids how to be active and we're re-educating adults as well and that's why the program is taking off.
- The proper response to the problem, we are told, is to lock up and perhaps re-educate violent men while helping women get out of violent relationships.
- We need a much larger scheme for retraining and re-educating people if they are to diversify effectively.
- It could take an entire generation just to re-educate people.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.