In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1cocinero masculinecocinera femininehe's a good cook — es muy buen cocinero
- It's not her fault the cook hasn't prepared my food properly.
- One of the beautiful things about this open-plan restaurant is that you can watch the cooks prepare your food as you enjoy the surroundings.
- All over America on this day, short order cooks and chefs were making eggs over easy with great success.
- I became aware of the cooks preparing food for us, and the servers serving us, and I began to feel grateful that they were all working so that I could sit!
- The cook prepared a small bag of food for the girl's journey; she tied it to her travel sack.
- He teaches his cooks to prepare his recipes, his way.
- Or, a cook might prepare ‘fried corn,’ by cutting the grains off of the cob and creaming them in a skillet.
- Johnny, who was a professional cook, prepared a roast calf and served it with his ever so special mashed potato-gravy sauce.
- The competition, held annually as part of the wine festival, brings together fine pastry chefs and cooks from the region's restaurants and hotels to compete.
- The biggest change in food television over the last five years has been the move away from showing cooks prepare food to revealing how they manage their careers and lives.
- But when I got home I found that our cook had prepared this delicious chicken, and I just couldn't say no!
- Pat always eats on board and even has a full-time cook to prepare the finest food on his salubrious floating residence.
- Many have open kitchens where you can see firsthand that there are no health-code violations, plus you can watch the cooks preparing your food.
- In addition to the pre-packaged food, a cook prepares a selection of three hot buffet style meals and one salad daily.
- I knew a cook who would routinely prepare an extra portion for himself to eat before he came to table.
- Phoenix sat back and watched as they gorged themselves on all manner of foods the cooks had so nicely prepared for her.
- I'm not going to eat something a cook prepares if she doesn't taste it first.
- She was a great cook and excelled at preparing food.
- The U.S. Department of Agriculture outlines food handling tips to help cooks prepare turkeys that won't cause sickness.
- Instead, the heady aroma of cooking kept everyone awake and waiting to taste the fare prepared by a native cook, who donned the role of lecturer for the day.
1(prepare)(meal/food) hacer(food/meal) preparar
- You need to think about how you prepare, store and cook food to keep it free from harmful bacteria that could make you or other people ill.
- The cause of the fire is not yet known but fire officials are urging homeowners to take care at home particularly while preparing and cooking food.
- Everyone then headed back to the school kitchens for a health and safety run-through before preparing and cooking the three-course meal.
- Last night, I actually bought ingredients, cooked dinner, and washed the dishes afterward.
- Once they have prepared and cooked the two-course meal, the children sit down at a table they have laid and eat together.
- Who does the shopping, writes the cards, buys the presents, puts up the decorations, prepares a crib, cooks the food and creates a festive family atmosphere?
- So when I broke my self-imposed 15-minute limit on preparing and cooking actual food, what did I make?
- She did her chores almost mechanically: gathering eggs, cooking meals, washing clothes and buying staples like bread.
- There are subtle differences between the ingredients you use to cook food in London and the ingredients you use to cook food in Australia.
- In an ideal world, she said, everyone would prepare and cook their own meals without much salt and fat.
- When you're ready to prepare the dish, cook the pasta, drain it and set it aside.
- They produce much of their own food, cook their own meals, and do their own laundry.
- Or try cooking low fat meals together using foods you both enjoy so you can spend time with each other and eat healthfully.
- Never attempt such repair on utensils used for preparing or cooking food.
- What was once a place solely for preparing and cooking food has become the centre of most homes.
- After meals, refrigerate cooked leftovers as soon as possible.
- Try to encourage children to help prepare and cook foods.
- The team was also marked on preparing and cooking meals, initiative bases, map and compass and teamwork.
- The program helps people learn how to budget, plan and cook meals for a food cost of $1.25 per person per day.
- But then, few of us have the time or the energy anymore to prepare and cook the wholesome food we once enjoyed.
2informal(falsify)(accounts/books) amañar informal
- When I heard that he had cooked his evidence, my first reaction was ‘how stupid’.
- A scientist who believes in the Creator is suspected of cooking the evidence to support his belief.
- Brinkley offers no evidence that the numbers were cooked or the questions were unfairly worded.
1(prepare food)(person) cocinar(person) guisarcan you cook? — ¿sabes cocinar / guisar?
2(become ready)(food/meal) hacerse
- A dog needs a ratio of two tablespoons lean ground meat per cupful of white rice cooked in chicken broth, fed at the rate of one cup per ten pounds of body weight.
- Many whole-grain pastas cook more quickly than semolina pasta, so check label directions and taste the pasta often as it cooks.
- She'd be making Chinese sausage cooked with rice and a fried egg, with just a dab of oyster sauce.
- It starts with appetizers, such as kebabs - cubes of marinated meat cooked on skewers.
- Then it is sealed and steamed so that the raw meat cooks in the same time as the rice.
- Food cooked in a microwave oven does not present a radiation risk.
- During the 19th century, barbecues on these properties were legendary, with the beef cooking on a spit over a huge fire while ranchers and their ladies danced the night away.
- Complement your healthy summer lifestyle with fresh food cooked on the barbecue.
- Food cooked over wood and water heated with wood felt different, tasted different.
- As the bacon cooked, the fat on the bacon reached its melting point and turned into liquid, leaving the pure, healthy pork meat behind.
- Many do feel that the food cooked in the microwave oven is not tasty.
- Dinner that night consisted of sizzler sausages cooked on the barbeque, microwave pasta, and yes, chips and dip on the side.
- A staple of the Afghan diet is a flat, unleavened bread cooked in clay ovens.
- I then add thin slices of lemon cooked gently in sugar syrup.
- Nearby, two huge pots of rice and a bean stew cooked slowly on an open fire.
- I could also smell food cooking back in the kitchen, but could not hear the musicians playing over the dull roar of voices.
- Never leave children unattended in kitchen while food is cooking.
- Inside the immaculately clean kitchen, bacon cooked in a frying pan on the stove.
- Malays eat rice with fish or meat curry and vegetables cooked in various ways.
- He added that repeated use of old oil will contaminate food cooked in it increasing the risk of disease and cancer.
3informal(happen)what's cooking? — ¿qué se está tramando? informal
- Meanwhile, more than 8,000 miles away in Mongolia, another egg surprise was cooking.
- Evidently this has been cooking for several months, but the word recently leaked out, and a paper has been rushed to the online edition of Science.
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