In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1chiquititochiquitínpequeñitoa teeny bit — un poquitín
- he's a teeny bit shy — es un poquitín tímido
- The animations of the units are smooth and use high quality models (even though they are teeny tiny).
- I'm a teeny bit lazy and I like it to happen right in front of me.
- But the ones it affects the most are the teeny babies, premature babies, or ones with lung problems.
- The hole in the floor was teeny tiny and located under various shelves I had to crawl around to gain access.
- Have you ever read the ingredients in the teeny, tiny print on a tin of commercial dog food?
- He has left me and gone into a teeny tiny world full of bleeping things.
- I just took this photo of the light fitting here in our living room with my teeny tiny camera.
- Then a bit later there was this teeny tiny little woman walking ahead of me.
- Over a low flame, add teeny tiny bits of butter one at a time, turning slowly with a fork.
- Then for the crust, you need flour, butter, milk, and a teeny bit of salt.
- Pulling aside the curtains, she stepped out with the teeny tiny shirt hanging off her teeny tiny frame.
- So someone had the unenviable task of condensing a five decade recording career into one teeny tiny album.
- Of course, there may just be a teeny, tiny problem with that plan of action.
- I am only looking at tiny teeny places and not some estate.
- That star is actually a teeny bit older than I am, but not so much as to make a difference.
- About an hour later I was a teeny bit gigglier than usual.
- Most of them started out as teeny tiny babies, after all.
- The solution is one of those teeny tiny lights that clip onto the book.
- Somehow, his voice made her feel a very, very, very teeny tiny bit of homesickness.
- The postage is a teeny bit more, but nothing that's going to break the bank.
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