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chito006hacker
Peru

I Don īt know
 
Hi guys from esl printables, I īve got still a questions that surrounds my brain, how is called people who live in the highlands? highlander? is there exactly a word or can you mention synonyms, please?  i would like to listen your answer :) Thank you

21 Mar 2013      



cunliffe
United Kingdom

Insofar as I know, Highlanders are people who live in the highlands of Scotland. 

21 Mar 2013     



EstherLee76
Peru

I know that in Peru we call people from the coast "Costeņo" and people from the mountains "Serrano" but I īve never heard that in English.  When I refer to things from the Andes, I ask my students to use the term "Andean".  Otherwise, you just have to use people from the desert, people from the coast, people from the highlands, etc. as far as I know.
 
I agree with Lynn about the term "Highlander".

21 Mar 2013     



titine69
France

That īs right,people who live in the highlands are called "Highlanders".
 
TitineWink

21 Mar 2013     



yanogator
United States

Yes, I īve only heard "highlanders" used for people from the highlands of Scotland. In the US, we sometimes say "hill people", but not often.
 
Bruce

21 Mar 2013