In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1espacio de tiempo masculineperiodo de tiempo masculine
- Second, Taiwan stretched its preparatory period over a longer time span than did China.
- History has been repeated once more with a time span of sixty years in between the teams.
- But the wider the time span or the geographic stretch, the harder it is to make many fine distinctions.
- Such a large time span meant that a number of styles developed within Gothic architecture and it is common to divide these styles into three sections.
- In a similar vein, police also had to concentrate on a limited time span which focused on the mid-1990s.
- Who decided on a time span of nine hours and how can they justify this?
- Maybe I've just naturally reached the end of the time span that I'm able to cope with the sheer monotony of revision and exams.
- If you know computers, you know that three years is a huge time span.
- But it became clear that at least five forces, including the two in Yorkshire, would not hit the Government's target in such a short time span.
- In building scenarios, the group used a time span of 20 years, but some of the scenarios are more futuristic than others.
- I am not discounting global warming, I just don't see it happening over a time span of a few weeks rather a century or two.
- London to Manchester fell from 5 days to one day in the same time span.
- The time span between two censuses can be several years.
- It is a time span that contains such a variety of genres that such a task would seem to be almost unmanageable.
- Since the time span of the play covered almost 70 years, three actors played Nellie at the various stages in her life.
- This does mean that we will be making that delivery later in the day and over a longer time span.
- Three to four years is the usual time span for the player-caddy relationship.
- An experiment on this scale has never done before, let alone in such a short time span.
- Forty years is also a time span of special significance in several other civilizations.
- We do not know who wrote most of them but they cover a time span of 150 years so they could not have all been written by Hippocrates.
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