In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of building)renovación feminine
- The family lived in the house while the first renovation was taking place.
- How much you earn on renovations differs from one part of the country to the next.
- Since the property was a rental, major landscaping renovations were not an option.
- And make sure your policy includes any renovations you may have done to your home.
- Speak with family and friends who have done renovations or built a home.
2(of painting, furniture)restauración feminine
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