In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1recreativorecreational vehicle — vehículo de recreo masculine
- Initially, children had no access to recreational facilities, not even balls.
- Mr Barry said that up to 10 acres would be set aside for recreational purposes.
- You can bet that socializing is the reason most people take part in group recreational activities.
- What do you think about the open space, sports and recreational facilities available in the Chelmsford borough?
- Apart from the inadequacy of the building the school yard is much too small for recreational purposes.
- The day centre provides educational and recreational activities for people with learning disabilities.
- The occupants have started indulging in some social and recreational activities.
- Lack of proper recreational facilities for the elderly will be felt more acutely in the coming years.
- It would be used for seven days and four evenings a week, mainly for recreational and educational purposes.
- The covenant requires the land be used principally for cultural and recreational activities.
- The Romans had a special fondness for mineral spas, visiting them for medicinal and recreational purposes.
- What recreational activity would you take up if you had the time and/or money?
- You are asked to list recreational interests and activities, membership of clubs and societies.
- An ambitious plan to convert two acres of unused allotments into recreational facilities was launched today.
- Are there any facilities or institutions for youth leisure and recreational activities?
- Some children have spent all their primary school lives in prefabs with no recreational facilities.
- This room provides a great recreational facility for the youth in the community.
- This is a credit to the local community and they have a right to expect funding for recreational facilities.
- He expressed the hope that it would be developed as a social or recreational facility.
- Visitors are also given information on recreational activities in the area.
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