In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in boxing)uno dos masculino
- Woo, who had previously tackled kung fu as well as staid dramedies, set about changing that with the one-two punch of The Killer and then Hard Boiled.
- But if Pentham's goal was a real sucker punch then the one-two combination in the first four minutes had Teachers reeling on the ropes.
- The angel looked up in time to be knocked back again by a one-two punch from Shadow.
- She served up a spectacular one-two punch in her first two years as a pro.
2Britanico(in soccer)to play a one-two — hacer la pared
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