In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1cera de abeja femininethat's none of your beeswax — no es asunto tuyo
- I know you have your reasons, and, ultimately, it's none of my beeswax.
- It's none of his beeswax where I buy my paint.
- Which was very wise, considering it was none of their beeswax.
- I consider it none of my beeswax if someone makes a million dollars in one of these things or loses his shirt.
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