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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- His face is just a skull with a layer of skin as stretched and transparent as cling film.
- They also found other quantities of the drug, some of which was wrapped in cling film giving it the appearance of being street deals.
- Once I had been fully covered in the delicious-smelling concoction (apart from my feet and head), I was wrapped in cling film.
- Officers also found electronic weighing scales, cling film, food bags and a further block of cocaine hidden under some tea towels.
- Make sure you sprinkle a little sugar over the surface of the custard to prevent a skin forming, or press cling film on to the surface.
- Two cakes wrapped in cling film were equally good.
- Roll into a log, wrap in cling film and freeze for half an hour until firm (or refrigerate for one hour).
- To help with the slicing, roll the sushi tightly in cling film and refrigerate.
- Wrap the dough in grease proof paper or cling film and chill for about 30 minutes.
- When they searched him they found 31 separate wraps of crack cocaine wrapped in cling film.
- Replace the lid of the loaf, wrap in foil or cling film and leave in the fridge for a few hours.
- Beat each slice of beef between layers of cling film until very thin.
- She pulled the tin box from her pocket again and took out a brown lump carefully wrapped in cling film.
- Knead lightly to a soft dough then wrap in cling film and chill for 30 minutes.
- Whole Seville oranges can actually be wrapped in cling film and frozen for later use.
- Cover the burn with a sterile dressing of non - fluffy material (not cotton wool), cling film, or a plastic bag.
- Bottles, cans, batteries, tin foil, cling film, newspapers and cardboard are among the many items collected for recycling.
- Don't knead, just pat it into shape, wrap in cling film or greaseproof paper and chill for about 30 minutes.
- Push the dough into a ball with your hands then wrap it in cling film and let it rest in the fridge for half an hour or so.
- Almost all the raincoats were transparent plastic and made from a variety of materials from cling film to film negatives.
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