In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in office, of committee, of society)secretario masculinesecretaria feminine
- She waited for the secretary to pick up and transfer her to Sarah's office, where she was on her break.
- Well, he is the appointments secretary and administrator for all referees outside of the Football League.
- There is a story doing the rounds about a city lawyer who asked an office secretary to pay £4 towards his dry cleaning bill.
- Already a bunch of freshmen had lined up at the secretary's desk.
- Additional staff is needed to run rural branch surgeries, which restricts partners' ability to employ secretaries and administrators.
- He was heavily involved in coaching and administration and was secretary to the national cycling association.
- She is reportedly the lowest paid secretary in the department.
- Despite being in his office, the editor, Martin Newland, requested his secretary to say he was ‘unavailable for comment’.
- I entered the office, dumping the counseling folder on the secretary's desk.
- She was then working as a secretary to Tambimuttu in that chaotic Poetry London office in Manchester Square.
- There is no office secretary to answer calls or take messages, no student assistants to run errands.
- This is borne out by a letter of April 11, from the solicitors to the area secretary of the Law society.
- A former England player who roomed with him now has to call Hoddle's secretary to get an appointment to speak to him.
- It didn't matter that Kyle had a newborn baby, or that Ryan drank too much, or that Tom was carrying on a secret affair with a secretary in the office.
- It was provided to the Foreign Office by the secretary to the World Jewish Council, who in turn had received it from a source in Berlin.
- He is even considerate enough to take time from his day to answer fan mail personally rather than getting a secretary to do it for him.
- If necessary, counsel may contact my secretary to arrange an appointment to speak to the issue of costs on this motion.
- After leaving the firm, I found out that people from my secretary to my CEO knew I was gay.
- With that, he turned and walked out of his office, calling for his secretary to get her anything she needed, a drink or anything.
- Since it was written in shorthand, he had to ask his secretary to interpret it.
- The tuning of the City Hall organ is ongoing, and every night, the secretary of the Organ Society, David Smit, spends several hours tuning the instrument.
- One guy a few years back asked me whether he should call back and make an appointment with my secretary to talk to me.
- She started in a law firm as the boss's secretary typing his letters and papers.
- Englehardt explained that in fact plenty of people had seen it, and he sent his secretary to fetch some.
- He pushed the door open and walked up to the secretary's desk.
2Politicsministro masculineministra femininesecretario masculine Mexicosecretaria feminine MexicoSecretary of the Interior — Ministra del Interior feminine
- Secretary of the Treasury — Ministra de Hacienda
- Perle is a commentator on defense issues and a former US assistant secretary of defense.
- The Secretary of Commerce must consult with the Department of Justice before issuing such a certificate.
- We need the president to go there and also tell the treasury secretary to certify that it's happening.
- The 1986 legislation also specified the responsibilities of each service secretary to the defense secretary.
- Wolfowitz is US deputy defence secretary and widely regarded as the chief intellectual architect of the Iraq war.
- The British Home Secretary announced today that marijuana will be rescheduled as a Class C drug.
- In London, shadow foreign secretary Michael Ancram said Buttiglione's withdrawal raised some disturbing issues.
- She immediately contacted the British secretary of war and volunteered her time and skills.
- But in the meantime the education secretary announced £200m extra for university research.
- In 1996, he became the sixth deputy assistant secretary of defense for Policy and Missions.
- I also tried to contact the Permanent Secretary in Bisho without success.
- As secretary of commerce, Hoover himself drafted much of the legislation.
- Michael Ancram, shadow foreign secretary, played down talk of a rift.
- In 1992 former secretary to the office of Governor-General, Sir David Smith, wrote.
- But there's a new Army secretary in charge.
- Yet the new treasury secretary nominee turned out not to be much of an improvement.
- Fillmore instructed his attorney general and the secretary of the Navy to arrest the king.
- The secretary of agriculture already has gathered input on issues for the next bill.
- Returning from Europe in 1783, Jay served Congress as secretary for foreign affairs for the next six years.
- And Dr. Sue Bailey is a former assistant defense secretary for health affairs.
- One priest was accredited as First Secretary at the Italian Embassy.
- Reminded that was not what the shadow health secretary had said, Boris preferred to keep digging.
- He was provincial general secretary of Leon for 11 years.
- Taft, a former deputy defence secretary under President Ronald Reagan, was the man to do that.
- The Secretary of the Navy, Gordon England, has dismissed these allegations.
- The education secretary at the time, Kenneth Baker, was more moderate.
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