In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1en abundanciaapples galore — manzanas en abundancia
- he has had opportunities galore — ha tenido infinidad / un sinfín de oportunidades
- There will be attractions for young and old, raffles galore, which will include a Super Valu hamper.
- There will be turkeys and hams galore to the lucky winners so be there and get your Christmas Day dinner sorted out.
- Traffic was light, traffic lights are few and the homes he passed have curb appeal galore.
- The walk will be led by two authentically dressed Georgian characters, and there will be readings and stories galore.
- Food and wine galore mix with two balmy autumn days where you can sit and relax, and, listen to music.
- There will be music galore with junior music competitions and junior and senior fiddle competitions.
- He took him on trips, gave him endless free meals on his tab, gave him contributions galore.
- The entry fee is 20 for a table of four and there will be raffles galore on the night so why not come along and support a good cause?
- The game degenerated into something of a muddle for a spell, with both sides missing passes and points galore.
- There are prizes galore for the best dressed male and female, and best hat, plus sweeps and raffles during the day.
- Sunday afternoon was family day in Smith's field with races and stalls and competitions galore.
- The Dales village is set to play host to its second folk festival when there will be guitars galore and fiddles aplenty.
- The birds at my home are very active and I have house finches galore on my feeder.
- We have had gold medallists if not galore, then aplenty, so let's consult them.
- Apart from the whales, it's a certainty you'll see dolphins galore.
- Set in the historic Borders, there are castles and kirks galore, and you can use it as a stopping point on the Southern Upland Way.
- Prizes galore will be available on the night with vouchers and gifts being raffled off during the interval.
- While there are meetings galore, the minutes, if any, are a perfunctory affair.
- I'll admit to being biased, being born and bred in South East London, but there are treasures galore south of the river.
- It's responsible for websites aplenty, spoofs galore, and enough memes to make your ears fall off into your coffee.
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