In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1ayuda de cámara masculinevalet masculine
- He was the butler in the TV show, referred to as a gentleman's gentleman.
- He dismissed his servant carelessly, and the gentleman's gentleman immediately rose, dusted off his knees, and bowed his way out.
- Jeeves is not a butler, of course, nor just a valet, but something more - a gentleman's gentleman.
- I don't think this will persuade my gentleman's gentleman that brown suits are ever acceptable.
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