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Country

Capital

Nationality Language

Currency

AFGHANISTAN

Kabul

Afghani

Afghani

Afghani

ALBANIA

Tirana

Albanian

Albanian

Lek

ALGERIA

Alger

Algerian

Algerian

Dinar

ANDORRA

Andorra la Vella Andorran

Catalan

Euro

ANGOLA

Luanda

Angolan

Portuguese

New Kwanza

ARGENTINA

Buenos Aires

Argentinean/
Argentine

Spanish

Peso

ARMENIA

Erevan

Armenian

Armenian

Dram

AUSTRALIA

Canberra

Australian

English

Australian Dollar

AUSTRIA

Vienna

Austrian

German

Euro

AZERBAIJAN

Baku

Azerbaijani Azerbaijani

Manat

BAHAMAS

Nassau

Bahamian

English

Bahamian Dollar

BANGLADESH

Dhaka

Bangladeshi Bengali

Taka

BELARUS

Minsk

Belarusian

Belarusian

Rouble

BELGIUM

Bruxelles

Belgian

Dutch, French Euro

BHUTAN

Thimphu

Bhutanese

Tibetan

Ngultrum

BOLIVIA

Sucre

Bolivian

Spanish, QuechuaBolivian Peso

BOSNIA
HERZEGOVINA

Sarajevo

Bosnian

Serbian
Croatian

Marka

BRAZIL

Brasília

Brazilian

Portuguese

Real

BULGARIA

Sofia

Bulgarian

Bulgarian

Lev

CAMBODIA

Phnom Penh

Cambodian Khmer

Riel

CAMEROON

Yaoundé

Cameroon

French, English Franc

CANADA

Ottawa

Canadian

English, French Canadian $

CHAD

Ndjamena

Chadian

French

Franc

CHILE

Santiago de ChileChilean

Spanish

Peso

CHINA

Beijing

Chinese

Chinese

Renminbi

COLOMBIA

Bogotá

Colombian Spanish

Colombian Peso

CONGO

Brazzaville

Congolese

French

Franc

COSTA RICA

San José

Costa Rican Spanish

Colón

CROATIA

Zagreb

Croatian

Croatian

Kuna

CUBA

Havana

Cuban

Spanish

Peso

CYPRUS

Nicosia

Cypriot

Greek, Turkish Cypriot Lira

CZECH REPUBLIC Prague

Czech

Czech

Koruna

DENMARK

Copenhaga

Danish/Dane Danish

Danish Krone

ECUADOR

Quito

Ecuadorian Spanish

US Dollar

EGYPT

Cairo

Egyptian

Arabic

Egyptian Lira

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EL SALVADOR

San Salvador

El Salvadorian Spanish

Colón

ENGLAND

London

English

English

£ Sterling

ESTONIA

Tallinn

Estonian

Estonian

Kroon

ETHIOPIA

Addis Ababa

Ethiopian

Amharic

Birr

FAEROE ISLANDS Thórshavn

Faeroese

Faeroese

Krone

FIJI

Suva

Fijian

Fijian, English Fijian Dollar

FINLAND

Helsinki

Finnish/Finn Finnish, SwedishEuro

FRANCE

Paris

French

French

Euro

GEORGIA

Tbilisi

Georgian

Georgian

Lari

GERMANY

Berlin

German

German

Euro

GHANA

Accra

Ghanaian

English

Cedi

GREAT BRITAIN London

English

English

£ Sterling

GREECE

Athens

Greek

Greek

Euro

HONG KONG

Victoria

Hong Kong Chinese, English Hong Kong $

HUNGARY

Budapest

Hungarian

Magyar

Forint

ICELAND

Reykjavik

Icelandic

Icelandic

Krona

INDIA

New Delhi

Indian

Hindi, English Rupee

INDONESIA

Jakarta

Indonesian

Bahasa
Indonesian

Rupiah

IRAN

Teheran

Iranian

Persian

Rial

IRAQ

Baghdad

Iraqi

Arabic

Dinar

IRELAND

Dublin

Irish

Irish, English Euro

ISRAEL

Tel Aviv

Israeli

Hebrew, Arabic New Sheqel

ITALY

Rome

Italian

Italian

Euro

JAMAICA

Kingstone

Jamaican

English

Jamaican Dollar

JAPAN

Tokyo

Japanese

Japonese

Yen

JORDAN

Amman

Jordanian

Arabic

Dinar

KAZAKHSTAN

Alma Ata

Kazakh

Kazakh

Tenge

KENYA

Nairobi

Kenyan

Swahili, EnglishKenya Schilling

(NORTH) KOREA Phenian

NorthKorean Korean

Won

(SOUTH) KOREA Seul

South Korean Korean

Won

KUWAIT

Al Kuwait

Kuwaiti

Arabic, Kuwaiti Kuwait Dollar

KYRGYZSTAN

Bishkek

Kyrkyz

Kyrkyz, RussianRouble

LATVIA

Riga

Latvian

Latvian

Lats

LEBANON

Beirut

Lebanese

Arabic

Lebanese Lira

LIECHTENSTEIN Vaduz

Liech

German

Swiss Franc

LITHUANIA

Vilnius

Lithuanian

Lithuanian

Litas

LUXEMBOURG

Luxembourg

Luxembourg French

Euro

LYBIA

Tripoli

Lybian

Arabic, Italian,
English

Dinar

MACEDONIA

Skopje

Macedonian Macedonian

Macedonian Dinar

MALAYSIA

Kuala Lumpur Malaysian

Malaysian

Ringgit

MALTA

Valletta

Maltese

English, MalteseLira

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MEXICO

Ciudad de MexicoMexican

Spanish

Peso

MOLDAVIA

Kishinev

Moldavian

Romanian

Moldavian Leu

MONACO

Monaco Ville

Monacan

French

Euro

MONGOLIA

Ulan Bator

Mongolian

Mongolian

Tugrik

MOROCCO

Rabat

Moroccan

Arabic

Dirham

MOZAMBIQUE

Maputo

Mozambican Portuguese

Metical

NAMIBIA

Windhoek

Namibian

English

Namibian Dollar

NEPAL

Kathmandu

Nepalese

Nepalese

Rupie

THE
NETHERLANDS Amsterdam

Dutch

Dutch

Euro

NEW ZEALAND Wellington

Zealand /
Zealander

English/Maori New Zealand $

NORTH IRELAND Belfast

Irish

Irish, English £ Sterling

NORWAY

Oslo

Norwegian Norwegian

Krone

PAKISTAN

Islamabad

Pakistani

Pakistani

Rupee

PARAGUAY

Asunción

Paraguyan

Spanish, GuaraniGuarani

PERU

Lima

Peruvian

Spanish, QuechuaNuevo Sol

PHILIPPINES

Manila

Philippine

English, SpanishPhilipine Peso

POLAND

Warshaw

Polish

Polish

Zloty

PORTUGAL

Lisbon

Portuguese Portuguese

Euro

ROMANIA

Bucharest

Romanian

Romanian

Leu

RUSSIA

Moscow

Russian

Russian

Rouble

SAN MARINO

San Marino

San Marino Italian

Euro

SAUDI ARABIA

Riyadh

Saudi

Saudi

Riyal

SCOTLAND

Edinburgh

Scottish

Scottish, English£ Sterling

SENEGAL

Dakar

Senegalese French, Wolof Franc

SERBIA and
MONTE NEGRO Belgrad

Serbian

Serbian

Dinar

SINGAPORE

Singapore

Singaporean Chinese, EnglishSingaporean Dollar

SLOVAKIA

Bratislava

Slovak

Slovak

Koruna

SLOVENIA

Ljubljana

Slovenian

Slovenian

Tolar

SOMALIA

Mogadishu

Somali

Somali

Schilling

SOUTH AFRICA Pretoria

South African English,
Afrikaans

Rand

SPAIN

Madrid

Spanish

Spanish

Euro

SUDAN

Khartoum

Sudanese

Arabic

Sudanese Dinar

SWEDEN

Stockholm

Swedish

Swedish

Krona

SWITZERLAND

Geneve

Swiss

French, German,
Italian

Swiss Franc

SYRIA

Damascus

Syrian

Arabic

Lira

TAIWAN

Taipei

Taiwanese

Chinese

New Taiwan $

TAJIKISTAN

Dushanbe

Tajik

Tajik, Russian Somoni

TANZANIA

Dodoma

Tanzanian

Swahili

Tanzanian
Schilling

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THAILAND

Bangkok

Thai

Thai

Baht

TUNISIA

Tunis

Tunisian

Arabic

Dinar

TURKEY

Ankara

Turkish

Turkish

Turkish Lira

TURKMENISTAN Ashkhabad

Turkmen

Turkmen

Rouble

UGANDA

Kampala

Ugandan

English, SwahiliUganda Schilling

UKRAINE

Kiev

Ukrainian

Ukrainian

Hryvnia

UNITED ARAB
EMIRATES

Abu Dhabi

Arab

Arabic

Dirham

UNITED STATES
OF AMERICA

Washington

American

English

American $

URUGUAY

Montevideo

Uruguyan

Spanish

Nuevo peso

UZBEKISTAN

Tashkent

Uzbek

Uzbek

Rouble

VATICAN

Vatican

Latin, Italian

Euro

VENEZUELA

Caracas

Venezuelan Spanish

Bolivar

VIETNAM

Hanoi

Vietnamese Vietnamese

Dông

WALES

Cardiff

Welsh

Welsh, England £ Sterling

ZAIRE

Kinshasa

Zairean

French

Zair

ZAMBIA

Lusaka

Zambian

English

Kwacha

ZIMBABWE

Harare

Zimbabwean English

Zimbabwe Dollar

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ANNEX 6

POLITICS

The British Government

The Prime Minister (PM) the Cabinet
the Lord Chancellor
the Chancellor of Exchequer
the Treasury
the Foreign Office the Home
Secretary/the Home Office

The American Government

the Cabinet
the Attorney General
the Secretary of the Treasury
the Treasury Department
the State Secretary/Secretary of State
the State Department

The British Parliament

the House of Commons
the House of Lords
a Lord, a Peer

The American Parliament

Congress
a Congressman/Congresswoman
the House of Representatives
a Representative
the Senate a Senator

The Romanian Government

The Premier, The Prime Minister
(PM) the Cabinet
the Minister/Ministry of Justice
the Minister/Ministry of Finance
the Minister/Ministry of Foreign

Affairs
the Minister/Ministry of the Interior
the Minister/Ministry of Culture
the Minister/Ministry of Agriculture
the Minister/Ministry of Defense
the Minister/Ministry of Education
the Minister/Ministry of
Employment
the Minister/Ministry of Health
the Minister/Ministry of the
European Integration
the Minister/Ministry of Trade
the Minister/Ministry of Research
the Minister/Ministry of
Environment

The Romanian Parliament

the Chamber of Deputies
a Deputy the Senate
a Senator

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ANNEX 7

AMERICAN ENGLISH/BRITISH ENGLISH

airplane

aeroplane
anyplace, anywhere anywhere
apartment

flat/apartment

area code

dialing code (phone)

at present, presently

at present

attorney, lawyer

barrister, solicitor

auto (mobile) auto
baggage

luggage

bill

bank note

(to) broil

(to) grill

busy

engaged (phone)

cab/taxi

taxi

call

ring, phone

call collect

reverse the charges (phone)

can

tin

candy

sweets

cart

trolley

check/bill

bill (in a restaurant)

check out

check

chips

crisps

coin-purse

purse

cookbook

cookery book

cookie, cracker

biscuit

corn

sweet corn, maize

crib

cot

crazy

mad

cuffs

turn-ups (on trousers)

diaper

nappy

do over

do again

doctor’s office

doctor’s surgery

drugstore

chemist

dumb, stupid

stupid

elevator

lift

eraser

rubber, eraser

faculty

teachers, professors

fall, autumn

autumn

faucet, tap

tap

fender

wing
first floor, second floor ground floor, first floor

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flashlight

torch

flat (tire)/blowout

flat tyre, puncture

freight

cargo

freight train

goods train

French fries chips
garbage, trash

rubbish
garbage can, trashcan dustbin, rubbish bin
gas (oline)

petrol

gear shift

gear lever (on a car)

grade

form

grade

mark

hi

hello

high school

secondary school
highway, freeway main road, motorway
hood

bonnet (on a car)

hospitalized

in hospital

intersection

crossroads

janitor

caretaker/nightwatchman

jelly

jam

mad

angry

mail

post

mailman

postman

mean

nasty
meet with somebody meet somebody
men’s room

gents

Monday through Saturday

Monday to Saturday

morgue

mortuary

movie, film

film

movie theater

cinema

muffler

silencer

noplace

nowhere

on (main street)

in (main street)

one-way ticket

single (ticket)

overpass

flyover

pantyhose

tights

pants, trousers

trousers
pavement, sidewalk pavement, road surface
pavement

tarmac

parking lot

car park

pillar box

mail box

pitcher

jug
pocketbook, purse, handbag handbag

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precinct

police station

principal

headmaster

protest something

protest against something

railroad

railway

raise

rise (in salary)

rent

hire

rest room

public toilet

review

revision

rocks

stones
schedule, timetable timetable
sedan

saloon

sellotape

Scotch tape

shorts

(under) pants

(to be) sick

(to be) ill
sneakers trainers (sports shoes)
soccer

football

someplace

somewhere

stand in line

queue

station wagon

estate car

stay at (home)

stay (home)

stingy

mean (opposite of “generous”)

store, shop

shop

subway

underground

stroller

pushchair

student

pupil

take a bath/shower

have a bath/shower

talk with someone

talk to someone

traffic circle

roundabout

trailer

caravan

transportation

transport

truck

van, lorry

trunk

boot

two weeks

fortnight, two weeks

vacation holiday(s)
windshield

windscreen (on a car)

Yield

Give Way

zee

zed (the name of the letter “z”)

zip code

postal code

zipper

zip

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