In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The returning officer can re-address the envelope to you at your home address on receipt of the returned envelope from the prison authorities.
- She tapes the envelope back together and readdresses it.
- To get publicity that would keep his opponents at bay, Angelo, more literate than the judge suspected, readdressed this deadly ‘ticket’ to his Northern allies.
- The positioning of the enclosed message card will automatically completely re-address said postal card so to be re-mailed again when stapled together.
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