In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- She rides horses and wears jodhpurs, carries a whip, does daring-do with bad guys and ends up sweeping the hero off his feet as well.
- This is western riding after all, although jodhpurs and hard hats are equally welcome.
- It's been a very long time since anyone came to the hall in either red coat or jodhpurs.
- Opt for jeans or jodhpurs depending on which style you ride.
- Look at my dad, spiffed up in jodhpurs, ready to ride that bay mare he loved.
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