In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(benefit/enjoy) enormementehe's enormously fat/rich — es gordísimo/riquísimo
- I like him enormously — me gusta muchísimo
- I used to enjoy it enormously and for a two year period, played every week.
- However, over the last three years, the profile of the sport in school has been raised enormously.
- Of course, these steps would also help enormously to improve quality of life in urban areas of the country.
- That is why the recruitment industry has grown enormously over the past 10 years.
- It seemed, that he wanted to discover something of my background, which pleased me enormously.
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