In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1oro en polvo masculineoro molido masculinepolvo de oro masculineto be like gold dust — ser dificilísimo de conseguir
- Spring lambs are the flavour of the week and are turning out to be like gold dust.
- In Gibraltar, I would take the opportunity to buy bananas and chocolate which were plentiful there but very welcome at home where they were like gold dust.
- Also avoid the Hungarian Grand Prix when available rooms are like gold dust and you'll need a bar of the stuff if you're lucky enough to find one.
- ‘We are still in a pretty good position in the league and getting three points away from home is like gold dust in the Premier League,’ he said.
- I've got my plane ticket and my hotel reservation (although sadly, no ticket for the final itself - they were like gold dust this year) - and now I can hardly wait.
- Land's like gold dust in Eastbourne and there's plenty they could do with it in Swanley.
- Lawton is sure to impress the crowds with his new material, and if his last tour is anything to go by, tickets will be like gold dust.
- It didn't look like much, but if it'd get me my car back it was like gold dust to me right now.
- They are Britain's hidden army of the unemployed, and they tend to live in those parts of the country where manufacturing jobs were once plentiful but are now like gold dust.
- Our volunteers are like gold dust to Cancer Care we can't manage without them.
- Charity Golden Bond places are like gold dust now, with only a few left, so this could be your only remaining chance to get a place in this year's race.
- Obviously they are very, very popular and like gold dust, so this sort of promotion is a massive gift to our customers.
- ‘Normally tickets for the show are like gold dust,’ said the puzzled presenter.
- Shelf-stacking jobs were starting to look very good, but they were like gold dust.
- Demand for Layer Cake has gone crazy, but actual copies of the book are like gold dust.
- By 1945 consultant physician posts were like gold dust.
- We all know that good sales people are like gold dust and you certainly will not find enough to flood the market with them.
- The anticipation is quite unlike anything that has gone before and tickets for the final will be like gold dust.
- They are physically excellent and I'm thoroughly looking forward to Sunday's game against England - and I'm glad to have got tickets because they will be like gold dust.
- I figured that since passes were like gold dust I was going to keep mine in a safe place, which was in my video bag with my camera.
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