In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(for paper documents)carpeta femenino
- He had a bag in one hand and a thin, Manila file folder in the other.
- Right, he thinks with a grimace, clutching the folder in his hand.
- At the end of one session, our collages were placed on the drying rack and our remaining colors of paper were stored in our folders.
- He handed them a brown folder marked ' TOP SECRET '.
- My breath had been caught in my chest ever since she'd opened the folder containing the sketches.
- Russell's boss slid a Manila file folder across the desk.
- She had been carrying a rather large yellow folder with the brackets at the top, latching it closed.
- Some open the clear plastic folders containing their work and look over what they did in yesterday's class.
- The woman dropped a folder containing paperwork referring to Provident Personal Credit.
- Clarke pulled out a Manila file folder and handed it to Vaughn.
- In shock, Lisa dropped the folder in her hand.
- Dr. Anthony Monroe sat down in front of him, resting a brown folder on the table.
- These folders were used to store the sketch, tracing paper, felt, burlap and any other work in progress for the length of this lesson.
- The bell rang and I stuffed my loose paper into a folder as I threw the pen in a bag and grabbed all my stuff.
- President Heartslain threw to her a thick yellow folder with a 100-page report.
- How would you like it if he fiddled around in a folder named Anna's stuff?
- Happy Birthday, Rowena thought, trudging back to her desk with the folder under her arm.
- Butterworth produces a folder full of crayons, pastels, watercolours.
- He went over to a filing cabinet and pulled out a thick folder.
- His face looked weary and he was carrying a thin folder under his arm.
- The filter spits it into the junk mail folder and you never see it.
- As I was clearing out the email trash folder last week, this made me smile.
- So this morning I created a new folder called Reply.
- All suspect junk mail is sent in a new junk mail folder.
- The next step is to decompress the Administrative Update into a folder on your hard drive.
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