In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1ginger ale masculinerefresco de jengibre masculine
- Of course, he was drinking ginger ale, despite the jeering he had received at the bar when he ordered the non-alcoholic drink.
- Pour fresh ginger ale or another light-colored soda into a tall glass.
- Then all you have to do just before serving is top up the jug with ice-cold fizzy lemonade, or ginger ale.
- We washed them down with ginger ale and iced tea, both served in satisfyingly large glasses.
- I took him a can of ginger ale, and the tomato soup.
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