1) Il verbo è stato coniato verso la metà del 1800 per indicare la pratica di coscrizione violenta o fraudolenta dei marinai (è stata dichiarata illegale dal Seamen’s Act solo nel 1915!). Lo shanghaiing era diffuso soprattutto nel nord ovest degli Stati Uniti. Gli uomini che gestivano questo commercio venivano detti “crimps”..
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Christianity Today (2000)Their lives are in danger when they are tied up on a ferry. The Sun (2016)It was not an easy period in his life. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Your life has opened out and you are probably gaining more life experience. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The great and good were planted to ask rather tedious questions about other topics, which they duly did. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Most of the stuff you see in these design ghettos is tedious and boring, like chairs with five legs. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Both can turn that most tedious of old rugby clichés on its head; that forwards win matches and backs decide by how much.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)He renounced violence on his release in 2011 but was barely free long enough to organise an effective political organisation before the elections last year. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You’d think he’d have renounced all violence after that. The Sun (2013)Repeat after me: ‘I must renounce hipsters.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)I also restore miniature railway engines in there. The Sun (2011)I wonder if it derives in any way from steam engines. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But all I heard was the vehicle engine. Was something I started exploring while I was at Parsons in nyc. My graduate collection was made from mostly organic cotton and hemp fabrics which I dyed myself (it was much more artisanal than this project). When I started the collection I began researching again and was really impressed at the development of the industry in regards to sustainable textiles and manufacturing..
Sembra vicino il riassetto di Permasteelisa, gruppo italiano un tempo quotato e leader internazionale nella costruzione e progettazione dei materiali per i grattacieli. A vendere Permasteelisa la conglomerata giapponese Lixil, che da qualche mese ha fatto partire un processo competitivo. Al lavoro per il gruppo nipponico ci sarebbe la banca d britannica Barclays e proprio in queste settimane sarebbero in corso la management presentation.