In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Sportparte del entrenamiento de un deportista que consiste en trotar por carretera
- The first step, he says, is to get in plenty of roadwork.
- In addition there is his regular roadwork and acclimatization in the sauna at the Steinbach Aquatic Centre.
- I like to get up before daybreak and get my roadwork done.
Britishobras (de vialidad) feminine[ S ]roadworks (ahead) — obras
- delays due to roadworks — retrasos debido a obras en la carretera
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