In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(activity)we do a lot of baking — hacemos muchos pasteles (or tartas etc.)
- baking tin / pan — asadera
2British(product)they love their grandmother's baking — les encantan los pasteles (or las tartas etc.) de su abuela
1I'm baking! — ¡me estoy asando! informal
- as adverb it's baking hot here — aquí hace un calor achicharrante
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