In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(area/community) urbano(life) urbano(life) en las urbesurban studies — estudios de urbanismo masculine
- urban warfare — la guerrilla urbana
- a program of urban renewal — un programa de remodelación urbana
- the urban poor — los pobres de las ciudades
- It is one of only two formal ways for members of the rural population to move to urban areas.
- The town was one of the six fastest growing urban areas in Ireland, according to the last census.
- I'm becoming increasingly interested in urban design and town planning, mainly as a consumer.
- The city's own official urban designer, Sir Terry Farrell, called the scheme a disaster.
- The masterplan for Bradford aims to breathe new life into the city through an urban park, a lake and wetlands.
- Ballina Town Council has drawn up new by-laws to amend speed limits on urban roads in the town.
- The development would either be an urban extension of the town or a new village.
- They live in a suburb of Boston in a mansion that looks like an urban city library.
- Apart from such forest types one can see this tree in urban and suburban areas close to the city, he adds.
- It sees the area around City Hall as a lake and the rest of the city as a vast urban park with shops, houses and a dramatic bridge of learning.
- It is a dense city with distinct urban cores, practical and delightful to traverse on foot.
- He says the action is in the cities, where urban elites are the future of the country.
- The growth in population is part of the city council's urban development strategy.
- We need to preserve places we can go to when we need to get away from the lunacy of urban, busy cities.
- We both grew up in the city and are urban girls who love the country.
- If you compare the urban areas of the two towns, they have very similar funding levels.
- A massive migration from rural to urban areas characterized the twentieth century.
- The growth of large civilisations has meant that large cities and urban areas have been built in many parts of the world.
- Dublin was the earliest of the Irish towns to take on urban characteristics.
- It may come as a surprise to city dwellers, but urban environments could be the ideal place for humans to live.
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