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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- Only those who had a tall rooftop to take refuge on were really safe from the wall of water that washed in from the sea.
- Finally, look as closely as you can, to a rooftop on one of the middle-sized buildings downtown.
- Even some U.S. prisons have now started urban gardens, which can be on rooftops as well as on the ground.
- Here the sunset wraps the masts, rooftops and steeples of the harbour and city in a sleepy peach-coloured haze.
- While driving past an industrial park, I observed many buildings with empty rooftops.
- All the buildings nearby create a maze of alleyways and rooftops.
- I heard about a young man who watched the towers start to go down from his Manhattan rooftop.
- The red and gray sky above the rooftops is darkening and the inhabitants are hastening home for dinner.
- There are not as many people on their rooftops or waving to helicopters for help.
- Fire had sprouted on several of the rooftops and street carts, its tongues licking the feet of those who ran by it.
- On the rooftop she had a good view of the city, but disliked it immensely.
- From the café on the rooftop you can look out across the massed roofs of the three component cities of medieval Fes.
- So high that it preserves the view across the rooftops from the apartments opposite?
- It then grabbed a hold of the little railing around the rooftop of the building.
- She points at a sloping rooftop, different from the flat and wide roofs of the local Arab dwellings.
- Pigeons cooed from the rooftops of buildings, and rats scurried along the floor.
- It also has two parks next to the school, a rooftop play area and a multi-purpose indoor play area for the children.
- Hundreds of people are still waiting to be rescued from the rooftops of homes and buildings.
- He kissed the top of my head before we both fell asleep to the sound of thunder rolling away and the rain beating the rooftops.
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