In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(sheep/cattle) pastar(sheep/cattle) pacer
- Grass-fed beef is just that - herds of cattle grazing peacefully on a grassy prairie, just like in the Old West.
- This was used in a Talley System which worked like this: Suppose I lent you 5 sheep to graze on your field and cut your grass, I would make a mark for each sheep on a stick.
- In the open-field areas of northern France they could glean after harvest and their cattle could graze on the stubble.
- Then they marveled at robins and gophers and chased after a huge herd of cattle grazing on a lush green pasture behind a fence by a big placid pond, which the cemetery overlooks.
- When the flood plains dry up cattle graze on the succulent marsh grass which grew while the plains were filled with water.
- There were a lot of townhouses which were surrounded by land which was used to graze the cattle and other livestock belonging to the wealthy inhabitants.
- Streams from the mountains' snows converged, so there was water for thriving crops like grapes and olives and lush grasses for cattle to graze on.
- He also explained that in summer some herders migrate further up the mountain, moving into summer shacks, to let their cattle graze on better and different kinds of plants.
- Areas unsuited for cultivation are used to graze large herds of sheep, cattle, and goats.
- Cattle and sheep graze on pastures grown from its waters.
- Lloyd began with the idea of a common pasture on which villagers could graze their cattle.
- This fungus helps the fescue survive tough conditions but also produces many compounds that are poisonous to cattle if they graze on it continuously.
- Ranchers graze cattle and water buffalo on floodplain grasslands to produce meat and secondarily dairy products.
- As the inspector said, the land remains grassed and it would be possible for sheep to graze on it, but it retains physical features identified with the previous unauthorised use.
- They've come south to graze their cattle and trade in the dry season from time immemorial.
- For comparison, he let cattle graze on two pastures, and fenced them out and made hay from two other pastures.
- They reach weaning age while still consuming a diet mostly composed of milk, while their mothers graze on grass.
- Soweto's informal farmers, whose cattle graze on open land around the township, will soon have land officially provided for them.
- The award is something of a quaint relic - freemen have the right to graze sheep on common ground.
- If you open up the commons for everyone to graze their sheep, one person is going to go get their whole flock.
- While few crops are grown in this hot, flat region, the grassland provides ample space to graze cattle.
- The farmer wants to graze cattle on the chalk downland.
- Neighbours, who had been using the vacant land to graze their sheep, feel they have the right to continue to do so.
- He was picked up from the forest when he went there to graze his cattle.
- Because cattle cannot climb to higher elevations, producers tend to graze their cattle in semiflat and flat lands, where precipitation is lower.
- Lambs graze on organic grass on the farm, where the family also rears free-range pigs and then cure their own bacon on the premises.
- The sheep are allowed to graze on rangeland for a good part of the year and are very healthy.
- Each year during harvest time, this rural community in Mali is host to two nomadic groups that come to graze their cattle or to work as herders.
- Another concern is the welfare of their cows, following reports from other farmers, who already had pylons on their land, that livestock refuses to graze on the grass under the lines.
- This does not prevent shepherds from trying to graze their sheep wherever something green can be found inside the town.
- Mr Thompson said his main concern was that the farmers who usually grazed their cattle on the common land were running out of feed.
- Livestock grazing in fields far away from their home farm may not be allowed to return, as movement of these animals risks spreading the disease further.
- Ordinary people had the right to graze their cattle and grow their crops on common lands, even though they did not technically own them.
- Apparently, having the Freedom of the City of Galway means that you can graze your cattle anywhere in the city, even in Eyre Square.
- The main form of agriculture was pastoral with cattle and sheep being grazed on unenclosed lands.
- We graze sheep and cattle on a couple of hundred properties.
- About 46,000 cattle and sheep graze on Dartmoor, already declared a no-go area for walking, horse riding and other recreational uses.
- They are not allowed to use the park for grazing cattle as they used to.
- It also shows the 18 th-century pleasure lake curving round the west and south of the building and includes cattle and sheep grazing in the parkland.
- They end up hired to watch a huge herd of sheep grazing on Brokeback Mountain for the summer.
1(sheep/cattle) pastar(cattle/sheep) pastorear(cattle/sheep) apacentar
2(meadow/field) usar para pastoreo
1(cut, injure)(elbow/knee) rasguñarse(elbow/knee) rasparsethe driver was only grazed — el conductor solo sufrió rasguños
- A painful red stroke appeared on her chest as the sword grazed her skin.
- She landed hard, eagle-spread on the ground, feeling the damp cold rough surface graze her back.
- Today he came running down the path so fast that he got the speed wobbles and went sprawling onto the concrete before he reached me, grazing his knee.
- Or they race around the school yard, covered in a layer of gravel, waiting to fall and graze their knees.
- He grazed the skin under my left eye, and I felt a small sting as the cut began to bleed.
- The shoulder pad on his left side had been grazed, exposing his skin beneath.
- I seem to be OK, though - my knees are grazed (but not too badly), and the toes of my left foot are evidently a bit sprained.
- She pushed up her sleeve to reveal a bandage on her arm where the first spearhead grazed her skin.
- I grazed my skin on the rough pavement, and now had twin bleeding elbows.
- Three of the bullets missed me and one superficially grazed my skin.
- At the moment it seems you could sue the council for tripping up and grazing your knee on the pavement.
- Thomas had followed his father's gaze and looking down he could see the number of swellings and bruises grazing his body.
- I proceeded to fall over and graze my knee badly, and decided to leave.
- I tried to take a step forward but ended up grazing my knee on a piece of dead bark lying about.
- I felt one graze the skin on my cheek, when I wiped it off, there was blood smeared on my fingers.
- She said he had bumped his head and grazed his knee.
- The blade at least hadn't sunken into the cut just grazed her skin.
- She walked uneasily across the rocky coastline as if it had been her who had downed that crate load of wine, and continued to fall at regular intervals, further grazing her skin and tearing her dress.
- The thorns pierced my skin and grazed my arms and neck.
- I can remember my stomach churning when one of my children would take a risk while playing a game and then fall and graze their knee.
2(touch, brush)rozarthe bullet grazed his arm — la bala le rozó el brazo
- Evan pulled me closer, my forehead lightly grazing his chin.
- Her long dark hair flowed over her shoulder lightly grazing the sleepy girl's arm.
- Ame was now walking down the staircase, her hands lightly grazing the railing.
- He whispered into her ear, his lips grazing her skin.
- Her lips grazed his ear lightly as she whispered, ‘Thank you,’ into his ear.
- She reached out a hand toward him and lightly grazed his shoulder.
- Her long, curled eyelashes just grazed the skin underneath them.
- She felt his hand grazing hers, and looked up at him, but his attention was suddenly diverted.
- She saw him smile lovingly when his fingers grazed her cheek and touched her hair.
- The cool touch of fingertips grazed the back of his neck.
- Gently, she touched his cheek, grazed her fingertips along his square jaw.
- As he reached the top button his fingers lightly grazed my back causing a shiver to go down my spine.
- Rena's fingers lightly graze mine as she takes the flower back and sniffs it herself.
- Someone's lips grazed the bare skin just above her neckline.
- I was really surprised when he brought his hand up and as lightly as possible grazed my hot cheek.
- Playing with the neckline of his jersey, she grazed her finger lightly against the side of his throat.
- She wandered over to one of the punching bags and ran her fingers along the vinyl material softly, her fingertips just barely grazing the cold surface.
- Wet tawny curls framed her face and grazed her shoulders lightly, bangs falling over her forehead.
- She smiled softly and slipped her arms up around his neck, her lips lightly grazing his neck as she rested her head on his shoulder.
- His fingers were so gentle, just barely grazing my skin.
1(brush harshly)the stone grazed against my skin — la piedra me arañó la piel
1(slight injury)rasguño masculine
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