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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- ‘I think it will be lekker to have a go at them after the World Cup,’ Cronje explained.
- Yes, it would have been lekker to bring home sackfuls of medals but the reality is that we're only just beginning to produce our great athletes.
- Anyway, here is my version of Oliver's lekker baked butternut recipe, which I took from his book Cook With Jamie.
- We've got some lekker tourist attractions for you here.
- They have extended their upstairs bar and deck and have opened a kitchen up there too, and with a stunning view of the Gonubie bay, it's a lekker spot to enjoy a drink with friends and family.
- ‘I had a lekker race,’ smiled the likeable athlete who is the son of former SA champions Hugo Myburgh and Hybre de Lange.
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