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For example, the M1, England's oldest, runs north from London to Leeds in South Yorkshire; the M6  crosses the West Midlands and the Northwest, to Gretna on the Scottish borders. }, 'increment': 0.01, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, Depending upon how many roads feed into the roundabout, a right turn could be anything from the third to the fifth exit. { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_leftslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, var mapping_rightslot = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250]]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162050', zoneId: '776336', position: 'btf' }}, ... A YOUNG boy was among stowaways who were caught trying to sneak into the UK on a lorry bound for Newcastle. But a car boot is that place in the back of the car where you stow your stuff. 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By the way, that's pronounced ZEH-bra, not ZEE-bra. },{ },{ { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}]}]; The word was in use for certain kinds of freight-carrying rail cars long before motor vehicles were invented and it has been around since the early 19th century. Lorry drivers stranded in Kent are being slapped with parking tickets as the M20 closes overnight with nearly 1,000 trucks parked along it. If you are renting a big vehicle to carry stuff across the country, you will need a special drivers license if it's a lorry. Ten lorry parks are planned across England (Picture: PA) A Number 10 spokesman told a Westminster briefing: ‘Intensive talks are continuing and they … { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot2_flex' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, Although we do have those too. It's easier if you can ask a helpful passerby to show you how to "raise the bonnet.". { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, name: "unifiedId", For the shame of brexiters, the EU is asking member countries to stop the transport ban to the UK:" While it is important to take swift temporary precautionary action to limit the further spread of the new strain of the virus and all non-essential travel to and from the UK should be discouraged, essential travel and transit of passengers should be facilitated. googletag.cmd.push(function() { The highest salaries can exceed £60,000. Ferne Arfin is a freelance travel writer who covers the U.K. and Greece for TripSavvy. iasLog("criterion : cdo_ei = lorry"); { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_leftslot' }}, The ringleaders of a human smuggling group have been … googletag.pubads().disableInitialLoad(); }); With Britain less than four months away from its final split with the European Union, U.K. Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick gave himself sweeping powers to build truck … { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_t = road-vehicles"); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, var pbMobileLrSlots = [ Motorways are Britain's biggest, fastest limited access highways. { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}]}]; No, it's not a place where cars go to play. Seals Historic Brexit Trade Deal to Avoid Chaotic Split," 24 Dec. 2020 No route is safe—migrants who cross by lorry risk asphyxiation—but this one is particularly dangerous. — Ian Wishart, Bloomberg.com, "U.K. "Police said that … No, it's not one of those nasty yellow clamps that traffic police use to immobilize cars whose drivers have been naughty over parking fines. 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If the part of the vehicle that contains the driver and the engine is all one with the goods carrying part, then it would be called a van. iasLog("criterion : cdo_ptl = entry-lcp"); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346688' }}, The refuse was removed by sweepers as quickly as possible, using carts and lorries. bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776156', position: 'atf' }}, A box junction is an intersection filled with crisscrossed yellow lines. { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654208' }}, params: { { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_btmslot_300x250' }}, "error": true, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '541042770', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, userSync: { { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, googletag.pubads().collapseEmptyDivs(false); ga('set', 'dimension3', "default"); googletag.enableServices(); {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776156', position: 'atf' }}, 'cap': true { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_btmslot_mobile_flex' }}, priceGranularity: customGranularity, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [120, 600] }}, dfpSlots['btmslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/23202586/cdo_btmslot', [[300, 250], 'fluid'], 'ad_btmslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_btmslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'btm').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971065', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, And a multi-storey car park is, of course, a multi-level garage. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot_flex' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654149' }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}]; }, var mapping_houseslot_b = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([963, 0], []).addSize([0, 0], [300, 250]).build(); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195467', size: [320, 100] }}, "A" roads are the UK's older long-distance highways. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [160, 600] }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_topslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971080', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654157' }}, params: { { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971066', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, Transportation and distribution are carried out by ships, trains, lorries and barges. UK police appear to have established that the truck and its container followed two separate routes – coming together towards the end of the journey shortly before the grisly discovery. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [320, 50], [300, 50]] } }, } Apply: Location: Salary: Hidden Recruiter: What Jobs? ries Chiefly British A motor truck. ga('send', 'pageview'); Add lorry to one of your lists below, or create a new one. var googletag = googletag || {}; That includes traffic entering from roads on the right or traffic already on the roundabout but approaching from the right. A driver accused of the manslaughter of 39 people found dead in a lorry was part of a "global ring" of people smugglers, prosecutors have alleged. bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776160', position: 'atf' }}, expires: 365 Or a box junction? In town centers, you may encounter double mini roundabouts, where one tiny traffic circle feeds directly into another. { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot' }}]}, These are for traffic calming and work like 4-way stops in the USA where you give priority to the driver on your right. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387233' }}, The divider can be anything from a metal or concrete barrier to a wide, median strip of grass. Box junctions are almost always monitored by traffic cameras so it's wise to know the rules to avoid getting a ticket. The word in the example sentence does not match the entry word. To add to the confusion, all lorries are trucks...but not all trucks are lorries. “Truck“ is often used in American contexts while the word “lorry” is more common in the United Kingdom. ga('require', 'displayfeatures'); They are also similar to the turnpikes and thruways of the Northeast though they are, with one small exception, not toll roads. googletag.pubads().setTargeting('cdo_alc_pr', pl_p.split(",")); They are comparable to the autobahns of Germany, the autoroutes of France and major North American Interstate roads such as the I-95 along the east coast. 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In other words, the trunk. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971080', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, expires: 60 { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, var mapping_houseslot_a = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([963, 0], [300, 250]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); 'increment': 0.05, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot' }}, },{ var pbTabletSlots = [ { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 50] }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_l = en"); A truck (or lorry in British English) is a motor vehicle used to transport goods.The word "truck" comes from the Greek word "trochos", which means "wheel".Most trucks use diesel fuel. The government has quietly confirmed a list of 10 lorry parks to deal with the fallout from Brexit. The roads of the time, built for horse and carriages, limited these vehicles to very short hauls, usually from a factory to the nearest railway station. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [120, 600] }}, syncDelay: 3000 'cap': true However, steam wagons were not common until the mid-19th century. var mapping_rightslot2 = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250], [120, 600], [160, 600]]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346688' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [160, 600] }}, The word ‘lorry’ originated in the north of England. "sign-out": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/auth/signout?rid=READER_ID" If you are about to enter a dual carriageway, a sign will usually warn you in advance. … { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '194852', size: [300, 250] }}, Just treat each part of the double mini-roundabout as if it is an individual one, with the second little traffic circle simply being one of the exits off of the first one. 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Useful to know if you want to check the oil or water on your rental car and you don't know how to open the hood. dfpSlots['houseslot_b'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/houseslot', [], 'ad_houseslot_b').defineSizeMapping(mapping_houseslot_b).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'btm').setTargeting('hp', 'center').setCategoryExclusion('house').addService(googletag.pubads()); if(!isPlusPopupShown()) filterSettings: { { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971081', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [320, 50] }}, plural lorries (UK and US also truck) a large road vehicle that is used for transporting goods: The stock is delivered by lorry from the huge warehouses. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_c = " + ["leisure_food_travel"]); googletag.pubads().addEventListener('slotRenderEnded', function(event) { if (!event.isEmpty && event.slot.renderCallback) { event.slot.renderCallback(event); } }); { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11653860' }}, }] In residential areas, you may come across mini-roundabouts between relatively quiet residential streets. 'min': 31, That means that Motorway speed limits apply.​ ​Usually, these are short stretches of older roads that have been widened and modernized in areas where there are no Motorways. bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776160', position: 'atf' }}, Blocking a box junction, especially when traffic lights change color, will earn you a stiff fine. A tout whose duty is to help load passenger vehicles at. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '541042770', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, pbjs.setConfig(pbjsCfg); A lorry’s class is determined by its weight and number of axles. {code: 'ad_topslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_topslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_topslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 50], [320, 50], [320, 100]] } }, },{ var mapping_topslot_a = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], []).addSize([0, 550], [[300, 250]]).addSize([0, 0], [[300, 50], [320, 50], [320, 100]]).build(); LONDON – Police in southeastern England said that 39 people were found dead Wednesday inside a truck container believed to have come from Bulgaria.. Improve your vocabulary with English Vocabulary in Use from Cambridge.Learn the words you need to communicate with confidence. ga('set', 'dimension2', "entryex"); "loggedIn": false { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446382' }}, From the market (commercial) point of view, people want to come and collect in one, To the driver of the car, the driver of the. a type of rock music and a fashion for untidy clothes, popular in the early 1990s, ‘Like a duck to water’ (Idioms with ‘water’, Part 1), Clear explanations of natural written and spoken English. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195465', size: [300, 250] }}, if(refreshConfig.enabled == true) "A" roads that have been modernized to Motorway standards are designated with an M in parenthesis, like this: A14 (M). { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 50] }}, dfpSlots['rightslot'] = googletag.defineSlot('/23202586/cdo_rightslot', [[300, 250]], 'ad_rightslot').defineSizeMapping(mapping_rightslot).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'right').addService(googletag.pubads()); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346698' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162050', zoneId: '776358', position: 'atf' }}, And be on the lookout for pets crossing too. var mapping_btmslot_a = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250], 'fluid']).addSize([0, 0], [[300, 250], [320, 50], [300, 50], 'fluid']).build(); If you decide to study for a British driving test to get a British driving license, you'll find the word "carriageway" in the UK Highway Code. If the cab can be physically separated from the rest of the vehicle, that vehicle is called an articulated lorry. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387232' }}, That will always be a left turn. var pbjs = pbjs || {}; bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776130', position: 'btf' }}, }, }); if(pl_p) The type of lorry will affect the weight of goods the vehicle will legally be able to carry. These examples are from corpora and from sources on the web. pid: '94' { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '19042093' }}, Brexit: Dozens more lorry parks to be built across England to cope with trading chaos. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot' }}, If it's a van, your ordinary driver's license will be fine. 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