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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- Stretching and keeping your body flexible and limber is so important especially as we age so when we reach for something we don't pull our back out or pull a muscle.
- Luchey is quicker and more limber than Henderson, and he could be a more complete player if he gets his act together.
- Since pregnant women may feel more limber, they often over-stretch and injure themselves.
- With limber agility, she propelled herself into the air, in a graceful back flip.
- Her body was limber, lithe with the grace of a cat or that of a ballet dancer, hinting at carefully controlled strength.
- Stretch enough to get limber before squatting, but don't over-stretch as this actually weakens your muscles.
- Fire up the old grill, do a few twelve-ounce elbow bends to stay limber and just kick back.
- I've never been the real limber type, nor much of a stretcher.
- Putting them last ensures that I'm thoroughly warmed up and stretched out and will be limber enough to work my abs through a full range of motion with intensity and good form.
- Throughout his lengthy international career, the much-tattooed and free-speaking Wilson has cultivated a reputation as a renegade in a sport whose image can be as stiff as its athletes are limber.
- With flexibility training, however, we can keep our bodies more limber and youthful.
- We shuffled back and forth in the tracks for a few minutes, trying to stay limber, until the Norwegian ambassador to Canada sounded the ceremonial horn and we took off.
- It will not only help you develop a more lithe and limber body, it will improve your strength training as well.
- You don't need to be a stuntman, you just have to have a limber body and some muscle.
- I know dancers are very limber and flexible, what happens if I can never do a split?
- He's very limber and agile and would have a few good moves to pull out on Superman.
- She rested comfortably in the lotus position (no trick, given her extraordinarily limber body) and seemed to be quite preoccupied.
- The woman was incredibly limber and evasive, weaving through everything like she was made out of rubber and not flesh.
- You want to wind up with a sidearm sweep and lob the assemblage far across the open water, and this is best done with the long, limber stick.
- We also did a lot of stretching, and for the first time in years, I started to feel limber.
- There is also a foot-well under each table, so those less limber than SE Asians can sit easily.
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