In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
conjunction & preposition
- The police refused till the previous owners were tracked down and said that would require too much police work.
- As it happens, the lads are a little bleary-eyed today, having partied till late the previous night.
- We sing for four to four-and-a-half hours, and everyone listens till the end.
- This fast he would carry out till the end, or until the Government of India relented.
- She may not even last till the end of her six-year term if she is weakened by any disenchantment.
- He apologises for being a bit dazed; he was here till 3am the night before.
- I'll carry on modelling until I get fed up with it, till I decide I want to do something a bit more with my life.
- Plenty of times he has sat up till over 4am with a sick person in the parish and would still be up for Mass the next morning.
- It's not an easy pill to swallow for Canadians, but it's time to test the patience and just wait till next year.
- On the whole, in Hollywood, they only hate you till they need you.
- So back and forth went the stiff haggling till we reached a compromise.
- The revelers partied on till midnight, until everyone had their fill of food, drink and dancing.
- From now till next spring the club will organise outings, competitions and fundraising events.
- My case was different because I waited till my college graduation to take time off.
- I didn't think she was going to hang on till the end, but she did.
- Of course, because it's New Year, you're forced to stay out till at least 1am.
- That is a sight I will remember till I die, long after the sight of the Hollywood sign has faded far from view.
- It's fixed up and polished till it proudly gleams again and catches the eye of yet another prospective owner.
- The have to order them so I can't start wearing them till next week.
- Guess audiences will have to wait till the opening night to find out if the adaptation hooks them as much as it did the director.
1feminine caja (registradora)feminine cajaplease pay at the till — sírvase pasar por caja formal
- before noun till receipt — ticket de caja
- till roll — rollo de caja
- Why not scrap all parking fees for, say, one month, and hear the shop tills ring?
- He said it probably belonged to an engineer who was repairing one of the service tills on Friday.
- I work harder than most people here, sell more beer, take more money, and my tills are always spot on at the end of the night.
- The pair, both wearing black balaclavas, held three women at gunpoint with a small black pistol, while demanding money from the tills.
- Previously thriving tea rooms and the farm shops were empty and tills stood idle.
- The robbers forced the drawers from the two tills on the main counter and the drive-through and ran off with an undisclosed amount of money.
- He then ordered an employee to turn over money from both of the shop's tills.
- In some cases, retailers are also using advances in electronic technology to link tills to cigarette dispensing machines.
- Shop staff have been warned to be on their guard after two men tried to steal money from a till.
- As well as the money ringing in charity shop tills, they collect throughout the day, choosing a local good cause to benefit.
- They took money from the till and a quantity of cigarettes after threatening staff.
- That went fine until they opened the till to pull out the cash.
- What follows is the city economy in decline, no money in the tills and shops closing.
- I would guess they just tot up the totals and check that the till has that much money in it.
- The assistant had taken the money and opened the till, when the man jumped over the counter and pushed her.
- Thieves grabbed cash from a till in a wine shop and escaped with about £190.
- Whilst waiting for a member of staff to fetch the card, the man produced a gun, jumped over the counter and took money from both tills.
- Questions were raised as to why barcodes were missing from stock and receipts were not used when money passed through the shop tills.
- But when the shop assistant opened the till, the thief grabbed the notes and made off.
- Crowds of shoppers queued to get in shops and then queued at the tills.
- The British arrived from a land of neat farms, specific hedgerows, a regular cycle of tilling the land and a cultivation timetable based on seasons.
- The farmers tilled the arable land and the grazers fed their herds in land unfit for farming.
- Some land was tilled, mainly for the cultivation of oats that formed a staple part of the diet of the settler community.
- The cave where their grandfather lived while he tilled the land for the first time stood behind us.
- The Tongas whose major occupation has been agriculture used livestock for tilling the land, getting milk for sale and home consumption.
- The fields can no longer be tilled because the crops won't grow any more.
- They were farming people who worked and tilled the land and raised livestock.
- Land records are rarely updated, and people who have been tilling the land for years after inheriting it from their parents are not listed as co-sharers.
- Just a quarter of the country's farm land is tilled under valid land use contracts.
- But the essence is to offer those local farmers and communities a different and better way of tilling their land, of growing things properly in a law abiding way.
- Settlers tilled the land, maintained livestock, and fished along the shore.
- More than 80 percent of Palestinians lived in villages and tilled the land of absentee landlords.
- If all those workers had remained tilling the land, America would now be a lot poorer.
- Marty and Clark have settled into their married life together, busily tilling the land and tending to their two youngest children.
- But should we not remember who it was who broke the land and tilled the soil?
- Delia and Jimmy were farming people who tilled the land and looked after the livestock.
- Consequently, the landless formulated a code of their own for agrarian reform, based on the principle that only those directly tilling the land had a right to own it.
- This is because correct land selection is the most important aspect every grower should consider before tilling their land.
- Aggie and her husband Pat were farming people who tilled the land, harvested the crops and raised livestock.
- The participants also learnt that tilling their land every season was a bad practice which led to poor yields as the soil's chemistry and physics were destabilised.
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