In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Often in the winter we would wake up to frost on our quilts and frozen buckets of water in the kitchen.
- Beware of frozen water supplies in the winter.
- Fresh from the Siberian tundra, an 18,000-year-old frozen woolly mammoth is on display at the 2005 World Exposition in Aichi, Japan.
- The frozen layer turned out to be about 2 feet thick.
- The carriage passed through a dark forest with tall, frozen, sinister trees that seemed to glower and claw downward at them.
- And I realised that the light which I'd thought was colourless was the most amazing pale blue – the colour of a billion tons of frozen ocean.
- The helmsman responded as he maneuvered the Lexington away from the chunk of frozen ice and rock.
- The discovery marked the culmination of a five-year, 400-mile fossil hunt across the Arctic's frozen tundra.
- It's going to be unreasonable like frozen hot chocolate on a snowy day.
- Following the weekend cold snap, local heating and plumbing companies reported being swamped with calls about broken furnaces and frozen water pipes.
- This pond will remain frozen pond for months.
- Shells fell everywhere, bursting along the embankment, splashing them with frozen slush.
- The frozen pond had cracks in the ice.
- Their numbers have certainly been swollen by extra birds dropping in from frozen stillwater fisheries.
- Don a high-tech silver poncho and sip a frosty vodka cocktail from glasses cut from solid blocks of ice while admiring the frozen sculptures.
- He then froze the sample and took pictures of the frozen water crystals.
- Last weekend's friendly at home to Oldham had to be called off after an 11 am inspection because of a frozen pitch.
- The most memorable scene is where the gang chase Atanarjuat for kilometres through a frozen world.
- Groundwater heads would be relatively low because of the low available recharge, from low precipitation and partially frozen ground.
- The gruesome discovery, in frozen ground near to a walkway off Walkden Road, was made by a dog walker early on Sunday morning.
- I'm on a frozen piece of sidewalk, a frozen puddle outside my grandmother's house in Toronto's east end.
- Down at the bottom, in a frozen lake of ice, you'll find it.
- Nigel Collinson writes from Sutton-on-the-Forest wanting to know if the eggs and grubs of vine weevils will survive in the frozen compost of containers.
- To assess the extent of the damage, you'll need to look beyond frozen or wilting leaves to determine whether the growing point was killed.
- In the frozen Arctic, far to the north, oil was discovered.
- When Mike roared in I was sipping a frozen drink and scanning internet for recent news.
- Contrary to what many people believe, there is no "land" under the Arctic ice cap, it consists entirely of frozen water, ice, "floating" on liquid water.
- Soup and milk are delivered in the form of frozen bricks.
- The Albion Sports versus St Margaret's game was postponed due to a frozen pitch and has been rescheduled for Sunday.
- The wily battery commander had hammered his guns into the frozen Vistula River.
- It was a rather cool night as "Land of 10,000 [ frozen ] Lakes" Minnesota peaked at high of 28 degrees over the past seven days.
- They hoped to regulate the flow of water between the Arctic and Pacific Oceans, and thereby warm the frozen Russian north.
- His the scepter, His the throne, they moved to their positions as if hovering — or, better, as if gliding on sharpened metal edges across a frozen pond.
- Try winter in Matanuska Valley, Alaska, where frozen lake golf rules.
- Scratching a living out of the frozen north, while living in a house made out of snow - that's pretty damn impressive.
- Some of you might be aware that I am now working for a sport that takes place on frozen water.
- The plane, tipped over on its back, was in a remarkable state of preservation courtesy of the frozen environment.
- Frozen juice thingies are my friend.
- And my tracks, leading away from my red backpack and across the frozen lake.
- I treated her to a slushy blue frozen drink.
- The frozen tundra of Antarctica may soon be further out of reach.
1.3(extremely cold)my feet are frozen — tengo los pies helados / congelados
- I was frozen stiff — estaba congelado / como un témpano
- This was not only a failed exercise in damage limitation on the park, but climatic survival for a frozen audience on arguably the coldest day of the season.
- We dovetail with that in joining up our frozen dessert products with their much wider range of Atkins offerings.
- Oh, and that elusive frozen pea in the empty pack?
- You can also open the overhead lockers without being hit by six truck-sized suitcases and a frozen salmon.
- Julia tells the audience it's perfectly fine to use frozen spinach and frozen pastry dough.
- Remember that frozen veg are just as nutritious as fresh.
- Cameroon, Togo, Senegal and South Africa are among the other nations receiving imported frozen chickens and chicken parts.
- To check the freezer temperature, place a thermometer between frozen food packages.
- The decision to expand the frozen food site was taken by bosses in a bid to cope with the company's 45 per cent growth over the past three years.
- The first cargo of frozen beef from Australia arrived in London in 1880, and after that became a regular import.
- A lady was picking through the frozen chickens at the supermarket, but couldn't find one big enough for her family.
- We now buy in bulk from producers in Kent rather than from frozen food outlets. "
- Strange aisle layout, food in odd places, sausagemeat in the frozen foods.
- It's the utter lack of anything to do, the fact that their idea of nightlife entails a trip to the supermarket - mmm, frozen meat!
- U.S. exporters behave competitively and do not apply any market power in their sales of chilled beef (chuck, loin, and ribs) and frozen chuck and loin in our sample.
- One is an import-export distribution and processing division for frozen seafood and some meat products.
- Blue, therefore, is most appropriate for frozen products since it gives the impression of ice.
- Austrian-born Wolfgang Puck has whipped up a $300 million empire ranging from the upscale Spago Hollywood to a line of frozen pizzas.
- For now, substitute some dried or frozen parsley.
- He handed me a large bag of frozen bluegill that he caught recently.
1.5(motionless)I stood there frozen (to the spot) with horror — me quedé allí clavado, paralizado por el terror
2.2(blocked)(capital/credits) bloqueadofrozen assets — activo congelado masculine
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