In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Politicspoliticsse dedicó a la política — he went into politics
- siempre están hablando de política — they are always talking about politics
- meterse en política — (como profesión) to go into politics
2(postura)policyla política económica del gobierno — the government's economic policy
- política interior/exterior — domestic/foreign policy
- política gubernamental — government policy
- política salarial — wage policy
- nuestra política educativa — our education policy
- una política de negociación — a policy of negotiation
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