In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Recently I saw a whole family sleeping under a picnic shelter in sleeping bags at Heritage Park.
- We all just scrambled for an empty space to set up air mattresses or sleeping bags.
- We parked and minutes later, we all grabbed our sweaters and purses, and Landon and Sean took their sleeping bags.
- She found a small hollow, pulled out her sleeping bag, used the rucksack as a pillow and tried to get some sleep.
- Everyone jumped into their tents, wrapped up in a warm sleeping bag and tried to settle down for the night.
- They camped in sleeping bags on the bare ground at night, cooked all their meals on a gas stove and rose before dawn to catch the low tides.
- It wasn't long before Devon and I were curled up in our sleeping bags and dad and mom on their air mattress.
- Instead, we sleep outside on camp beds, with sleeping bag and duvet stuffed snugly inside a canvas swag.
- One should make sure that the sleeping bag's rating is well below the expected temperatures.
- Inside are half a dozen camp beds strewn with sleeping bags, around the walls jerry cans and heaps of kit.
- Dawn broke to reveal the amazing sight of camp beds and sleeping bags almost encircling the All-England Club.
- We're all in our sleeping bags to keep warm, our wet clothes piled up around us.
- They put the woman in a sleeping bag to keep her warm and fed her soup to give her energy.
- They sleep on flimsy mattresses and wrap themselves in parkas or sleeping bags to keep warm at night.
- They all made themselves comfortable inside their snug and warm sleeping bags.
- You don't have to put them on now, but stash them at the foot of the sleeping bag so they stay warm.
- They set up camp immediately and went to their sleeping bags for the night.
- Many soldiers went ashore without their sleeping bags, since the plan was for the bags to follow in a day.
- Bring your own sleeping bag, preferably a very warm one in case you are in the garden.
- There he had installed his sleeping bag, his backpack with essentials, and his flute.
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