In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(grandmother)abuelita feminine informal
- Daredevil granny Ellen was on cloud nine for her 80th birthday celebrations.
- My granny always said it's a crime not to seize the opportunities that present themselves.
- James was quick to tell teacher she would have the same name as his granny when she was married.
- Birthday wishes come to Sean from his granny Betty and all the family.
- A LOVE-STRUCK granny may have to wait a year to learn if she can bring her young Moroccan husband into the UK.
- I was really upset for the first couple of weeks, missing all my friends and family, especially my granny and grandad.
- I remember my granny had huge arms with tattoos because women in the 1920s used to go and get tattooed at the docks.
- But I feel it was time well spent, sitting in by the fire with my granny and telling stories.
- Inside you will see photos of Mark with his arms around his petite granny.
- Tamryn and her brother Matt, five, were being looked after by their granny on Wednesday night.
- There is no way an old granny would get that treatment from me!
- Your granny and granda in Chicago hope you had a great day and hope to see you soon.
- Meanwhile I have very fond memories of both my granny Mary Ellen and my Auntie Mary Kate.
- My daughter however is very keen for her daughter to have a granny and is adamant that she does not want her daughter to call me by my Christian name.
- Our granny is 85 and she is the holiest person in the world.
- As my granny used to say once a week, every week: As long as you have your health.
- So, when my formidable granny asked me, from the other end of the table, to repeat my request, the entire family stared.
- No doubt there will be plenty of ladies entering the most glamorous granny competition with so many fit and good looking grannies around these days.
- These were the nights of packed halls, when grannies and grandads, uncles and aunts came to see their prodigy on the stage!
- Although granny was a kitchen wizard, she never shared her secrets.
2(old woman)abuela feminine
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