In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(canvas/clothes) impermeablethe barn is not weatherproof — el granero tiene goteras
- I put on a sweater, pulled my weatherproof coat on, and did the best I could to adopt a brave face.
- By Christmas the building was weatherproof.
- I was fine, wrapped in my weatherproof anorak with the hood up, and found the walk from one end of the precinct to the other a bracing and refreshing experience.
- Cemetery buildings are to be made weatherproof with a further injection of £45,000.
- Using weatherproof flags approved by the Coast Guard, I attempted to signal passing ships.
- I'm sure that many people, the local schools' caretakers in particular, will join me in asking why we can't have a weatherproof, clean tarmac path to enjoy.
- It is believed the cost of restoration could be in excess of £1 million just to make the building safe and weatherproof.
- Another advantage is that the map is weatherproof and will survive the worst of weather.
- This year, the students had put up a temporary weatherproof shelter, the size of a large auditorium, to ensure that both competitors and spectators would not have to worry about a sudden spell of rain literally dampening the proceedings.
- Look for one that sticks to anything and is weatherproof.
- But repairs to make the building weatherproof are estimated at more than £60,000.
- Every few months they serve notices on the owners that they should make the building weatherproof and vandal proof.
- ‘We're building everything by hand, using wood with steel sheeting for the top, so it's extremely strong and weatherproof,’ Arkin says.
- Firefighters were able to remove all the undamaged furniture and personal effects of the occupiers to a safe storage area before making the property safe and weatherproof.
- Opposition politicians have slammed a ‘grandiose’ project to install a massive weatherproof plasma TV screen in Hull city centre costing £675,000.
- He said: ‘People taking part need to bring a weatherproof jacket and sturdy shoes or boots.’
- The clothing department specialises in weatherproof jackets and fleeces and there is a large choice of sweatshirts and accessories.
- Rabbits need a large weatherproof home, kept off the ground, out of direct sunlight and strong winds.
- Its listed status means it cannot be demolished and it will cost the council £100,000 a year to ensure it remains weatherproof.
- He was wearing a houndstooth cap, a perfectly smooth, black, weatherproof jacket and blue jeans with cargo pockets.
- Slipped tiles and window frames also have to be replaced to make the structure weatherproof.
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