In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1orilla del mar femininea walk along the seashore — un paseo por la playa
- Rising sea levels are particularly problematic where seashores are nearly flat.
- The present distribution of mountains and rivers, of fields, of meadows, of steppes, of forests, and of seashores, cannot be considered final.
- The alabaster's milky translucence and variegated, veined surfaces suggest the body, celestial charts and tide-roiled seashores.
- They had been standing on a rocky seashore.
- Or visit southernmost Cumberland Island, a national seashore reached by ferry.
- Mangroves live on tide-drenched seashores because, unlike most trees, the vinelike roots absorb air through their pores.
- Passage begins on a wide seashore backed with dunes against a cloudless sky.
- Places with mountains, lakes, seashores, and nice climates are, naturally, the most popular destinations.
- There are 20 million annual visitors to our national seashores and even more to our marine sanctuaries.
- They will spend long days in the saddle, negotiating icy cold rivers, stunning seashores and wide, open expanses.
- The list of Florida's superb coastlines extends to many other beaches but giving space to other seashores in U.S. are the following water bodies.
- Marine deposits are formed along seashores by sea water flowing in longshore currents.
- State parks, lake and seashores, hiking, camping, fishing, hunting, boating, whale watching - you name it and it's close by.
- The poem paints a picture of freedom and its impact on children from the mountaintops and seashores of the island, Lin said.
- The coconut tree is a palm, usually tall, which flourishes on seashores in the moister parts of the tropics.
- Coastguards warned people to stop ‘wave-dodging’ on exposed seashores along the Yorkshire coast as winds whipped up mountainous seas.
- Instead, why not spend the first three nights closer to the Wine Country and the national seashore?
- If you like lakes and seashores, it's hard to avoid this noisy, hugely popular brand of ‘personal watercraft.’
- The rocky seashore was devoid of any marine life.
- A small bird with a broken wing, left behind by its mates, struggles to escape a crowd of hungry crabs alongside a deserted seashore.
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