In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1they hate each other — se odian
- they are always criticizing each other — siempre se están criticando el uno al otro
- we give each other advice — nos aconsejamos mutuamente
- their respect/contempt for each other — su mutuo respeto/desprecio
- We were even too tired to talk to each other as we were making something to eat earlier.
- This year they are in a reduced living space and there is no escape from each other.
- We are all really good friends so we were just having a laugh and egging each other on.
- As they all arrived within a few years of each other it was seen as a cultural change.
- All drivers have to do to pass each other safely is to stay on their side of the road.
- It is a shame we all live so far from each other, we had not seen most of them since our wedding.
- So we try to poke fun at stereotypes and the way the North and South view each other.
- The couples have been so close that they even lived next door to each other for a while.
- The obvious way to develop the debate is for the two states to start talking to each other.
- Last night they were both out in the street at the front of the house, yowling at each other.
- The players all work as a team and everyone puts in the extra effort for each other.
- It is also a very social game, as the regular players on the circuit all know each other.
- They had known each other for a long time and there was no hint of the trouble to come.
- We met again briefly last year at a restaurant in Soho, and had little to say to each other.
- They found a bench toward the north end of the room, and sat down next to each other.
- The two men tried to grab each other to keep from falling, but both tumbled to the ground.
- We get back to my place where he drops off his things and we crack open a bottle of wine and get to know each other.
- She said they had texted each other earlier in the day to say they loved each other.
- Why did you get a group of people that are willing to interact with each other in this way?
- For all the fondness we had for each other, it had never been that kind of friendship.
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