In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(town/business) próspero(business/town) floreciente(businessman) prósperoa thriving black market — un floreciente mercado negro
- The archaeological excavation uncovered what was once a thriving church community.
- Catalonia has fared better than Scotland at holding on to its manufacturing base and still has thriving car, chemical and electronics factories as well as a significant financial sector.
- It is widely claimed that although slavery was officially abolished 200 years ago, it is still thriving today.
- An ambitious vision of Barnsley transformed from a grimy former mining community into a thriving market town is to be unveiled tonight.
- Wellbridge operates its own facilities, but also manages clubs and has a thriving corporate and hospital wellness program.
- At first glance, the junkyard looks like some sort of post-apocalyptic settlement, a thriving outpost in a wasteland.
- Domestic tourism, still bearing the scars of the foot-and-mouth crisis, is braced for a mini boom - coastal areas, in particular, are thriving.
- Many are seen rarely outside their area of origin while some are well known and thriving.
- The micro breweries, often based on very few pubs, seem to be thriving.
- Belfast is a different city, thriving with new businesses.
- Renowned for its red rock formations, Native American history, and jaw-dropping scenery, Sedona is also home to a thriving arts community.
- In my biased view, as long as there is pecan pie, there will be a thriving pecan industry in the United States.
- The Jewish immigrants set up in Kensington Market, which is still a thriving trading place today.
- Many ministers and priests trained and were first employed before the 1960s and they joined thriving institutions.
- George Hudson was the far-sighted entrepreneur who single-handedly transformed York into a thriving, modern city.
- I bumped into Vikram this weekend, a handsome dentist with a thriving practice.
- He said the Ambler name would live on in the thriving wholesale business.
- The new incubation units are being snapped up by locals who are eager to start-up business in the thriving town of Portarlington.
- About 50 percent of all beverage cans are re-cycled, creating a thriving international market in recycled aluminum.
- They will begin a seven-day trip on Monday, October 4, in the pleasant, thriving town of Antalya.
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