In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Seems she fancies a hunky law student so much that she actually goes to a class or two with him.
- Stephen proved a little more hardy than his hunky doctor character, who in the TV programme fainted at the sight of his own blood.
- At the end of the day, you're never going to find your hunky man when you're looking for him.
- When a hunky joiner arrives to fit new shelves in the surgery, Joanna lets her best assets do the talking.
- She wasn't disappointed - her assignments included an interview with a hunky local footballer.
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