In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Somehow I would have thought that cycling would be an activity that would fit in easily with the ambience of the canals and waterways.
- Some US forces were north of the Euphrates River, but most were stuck south of the waterway as engineers tried to build a pontoon bridge there.
- Houses in the settlement are accessed by boats which travel on the waterways and canals within the community.
- The code will supply unrestricted access to the country's inland waterways, including all rivers, canals and lochs.
- Restorers of the Manchester Bolton & Bury Canal want to expand their knowledge of the waterway's social history.
- Finland's 60,000 lakes are linked by short rivers, sounds, or canals to form busy waterways.
- The new waterway would connect the Grand Union Canal at Milton Keynes with the Great Ouse River in Bedford.
- Locally the sluices and waterways from the flood plain to the river are in several cases clogged up.
- He became my much valued travel companion, and together we explored the waterways to evangelise.
- Three thousand fish have been released into the River Tame in Stockport to restore life to a waterway devastated by a major pollution incident earlier this year.
- The waterway was extended when the Monklands Canal was joined to the Port Dundas basin in 1793, and the Union Canal at Camelon in 1822.
- Manchester is already getting a new waterway linking the Ashton and Rochdale canals when the Cardroom estate is transformed into New Islington.
- The northern waterways were closed, the rivers and lakes being slowly choked by the encroaching winter ice.
- The town is near the Delaware and Hudson Canal, a commercial waterway that connected the two rivers.
- The canal boom revived the idea of a waterway between Manchester and Sowerby Bridge.
- Others traveled further north along the Mississippi waterway.
- Together they came up with the canal idea as the Leeds-Liverpool waterway runs through the village.
- Hundreds of tonnes of soil were also removed to make a 300-metre road along the river bank, reducing the width of the waterway to just two metres at places.
- Several of the country's largest waterways, including the Yellow River, run dry before reaching the sea.
- It aims to expand uses of ancient waterways, to increase trade, travel and communication lines.
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