In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1anilla femeninobefore noun ring pull can — (que se abre tirando de una anilla) lata femenino
- All their cans have got ring pulls.
- He retrieved the can and tugged off the ring pull.
- Small tins of fruit with ring pulls make refreshing snacks, but choose the ones in fruit juice rather than in syrup.
- He popped the ring pull on his can.
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