In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(sit) (en el suelo) con las piernas cruzadas
- During meditation we all sit cross-legged, hand on knees, eyes closed, and try empty our minds.
- Danny lowered himself to the floor and sat cross-legged listening intently to the conversation.
- He was seated cross-legged at the foot of her bed, watching her sleep.
- If you sit cross-legged on the floor, see that your hips are higher than your knees, you'll be more comfortable.
- Her small frame is perched cross-legged, yoga-style, on the cane couch by the window.
- As we came in I saw a girl sitting cross-legged on the floor against the wall reading a book.
- As Joseph headed for the nearest exit he saw Justin sitting cross-legged on the floor.
- He was sitting cross-legged on the floor, eyes closed, apparently in deep meditation.
- Rob hung up the receiver and sat cross-legged on the floor for several minutes.
- Rows of barefoot men sat cross-legged on the floor as their young sons fidgeted next to them.
- She was cross-legged behind him, and he was sitting up with his legs stretched in front of him.
- She decided to sit down cross-legged on the floor, a confused look on her face, debating whether to ask or keep quiet until a better time.
- He had barricaded himself in the living-room, where he was sitting cross-legged in the middle of the floor.
- Hazel sat cross-legged on the floor of the gym, her eyes were closed and a look of deep concentration was on her face.
- He sat cross-legged on the floor, still in his suit, and pulled the cat into his lap.
- The fat lady sat cross-legged with her feet up on the seat, as if she was sitting at home.
- He made me walk back up to the room where he was, and sit on the floor, cross-legged.
- They normally sat cross-legged on the floor, preferably on a carpet with bolsters or pillows.
- The grumpy children had to sit cross-legged because we needed the floor space beneath their feet for luggage.
- He was sitting cross-legged on the floor beside my bed.
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