English people

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Noun1.English people - the people of England
nation, country, land - the people who live in a nation or country; "a statement that sums up the nation's mood"; "the news was announced to the nation"; "the whole country worshipped him"
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It was a trial that drew great interest and while waiting for the appearance of the accused the curious public cast their attention on two women, known in Manila, as Rizal's sister and his lover of English nationality. [In another newspaper report Josephine Bracken is called Irene and made a Canadian!] Rizal entered the court with his arms tied; he wore black coat and pants that contrasted with his white tie and vest.
Maghoma, who was born in the Democratic Republic of the Congo but also has English nationality, is out of contract this summer.
Like his compatriot Taulava has taken the top flight by storm - and has even adopted English nationality.
I am confident that if Margaret Thatcher was still in power, she would have legislated an 'English nationality only' ruling for the Premier League.
Why would you pay a ridiculous amount of money for someone bearing an English nationality when you can get an equally, if not better, player from overseas far cheaper?
Now he could be torn between the land of his father's birth and his own English nationality.
'I have thought about claiming English nationality because it is embarrassing to say you are from Zimbabwe, but if it wasn't for living in Zimbabwe I wouldn't have been able to play golf.
'I have thought about claiming English nationality because it is embarrassing to say you are from Zimbabwe sometimes but, if it wasn't for living in Zimbabwe, I wouldn't have been able to play golf.
I think not - he has chosen English nationality as he was born there.

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