In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1últimamenterecientemente(up) until / till lately — hasta hace poco
- it's only lately that I've noticed it — no lo había notado hasta hace poco
- Some of you may feel you've been getting a bit too much cricket here lately.
- I haven't written much lately due to being generally tired from work and a bit uninspired.
- As you can see from about two posts ago, my mind has been taking the occasional hike down memory lane lately.
- The two clubs have done a lot of talking lately, about fixtures, Festival Cups and the like.
- Other public places include airports, now have you tried to find the smoking area in one lately?
- She's taken quite a few lately with her mum's phone camera and they are surprisingly decent.
- I usually keep most of my political views to myself, but lately a little has been spilling out here.
- Just lately it feels like that well has overflowed and all those little packages are coming undone.
- Have you felt you needed to keep these aspects of yourself under wraps lately?
- I've been so quiet lately the readers have started to write the spoofs themselves.
- I told him my tour was a bit of a nightmare, and that my finances have been seriously freaking me out lately.
- Anyone and everyone who has spoken to the Prime Minister lately can have no doubt as to the ambition.
- I have been very busy lately and the ongoing project will take up about a few more weeks.
- With all this terrorism stuff lately, it seems that signs of regression are starting to appear.
- Let's run down the list of the big hype bands that the Brits have spilled a lot of ink on lately.
- I slacked off a bit on the viewing in July and August, but I've been picking up the pace lately.
- Have you lately observed any encroachment on the just liberties of the people?
- As for a source for the story, I haven't seen anything lately, but she talks about it here.
- Feelings of frustrated paternalism have been coursing through me and partner lately.
- Asked whether he had taken any time off lately, Josh appears not to understand the question.
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