In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(panorama)landscapesceneryla belleza del paisaje asturiano — the beauty of the Asturian countryside / landscape / scenery
- en esta zona el paisaje es precioso — the scenery is beautiful in this part of the country
- desde aquí se aprecia mejor el paisaje — you get a better view of the countryside from here
- el terremoto alteró el paisaje — the earthquake changed the landscape
- el paisaje es agreste/boscoso — it is a rugged/wooded landscape
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