In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(moisture/liquid) filtrarsewater was seeping into her shoes — el agua le estaba calando los zapatos
- his energy was slowly seeping away — las fuerzas lo iban abandonando poco a poco
- to seep in — irse filtrando
- water was seeping in between the tiles — el agua se iba filtrando / iba penetrando por entre las tejas
- Water was seeping through the crack in the windshield.
- Lee got irritated as she saw blood seeping out of a gash on her hand.
- As the mist seeped back into the ground, the rest of the house slowly returned to normal.
- Blood had seeped through the makeshift bandage, soaking it through.
- Oil has seeped into the water table, and air pollution is a serious problem.
- He couldn't even sense the cold and wetness seeping through his clothes.
- There was a large area of pinkish wet seeping through the bandage.
- I have lived in rented accommodation where we welcomed the rain seeping through the ceiling because it discouraged the rats.
- Blood was slowly seeping out of his body.
- Water seeped from ruptured pipes and corrugated iron dangled from the roofs of the damaged shops.
- When you remove the ring after completing the layering you'll have a pretty pool of green oil seeping out from the edge.
- Water seeping into exposed pores allows for frost action.
- Her television and video exploded last week as water seeped into the house.
- He knew he was bleeding by the wetness seeping down his leg, but he lacked the will to check out his injury.
- Water seeped into her knee-high boots, and completely soaked her socks.
- The water seeped into the main bar area, covering about a 10 metre square space.
- He later realised liquid was seeping from her mouth, and called an ambulance at about 3pm.
- Water seeped into deep holes he dug, enough to quench thirst for another few days.
- A popular tourist attraction at Mistley has been damaged by water seeping into the walls.
- Water is said to be seeping into the basement and the foundation may well be threatened.
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