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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- He stripped down to his long johns and wordlessly collapsed on the bottom bunk.
- I have had to make a pair of shorts out of my long johns.
- The drill is to quickly strip down to long johns, jump into the bag, then pray you won't need to visit the bathroom.
- In only my long johns, I burrowed down inside the four layers that made up my sleeping bag: an inner cotton liner, a thick down inner sleeping bag, a thick outer down bag, and a heavy canvas sleeping bag cover.
- I always pack silk long johns to put on under my slacks.
- They pulled on their long johns, dragged out their lawn chairs, and hunkered down against the federal building's brown walls.
- Time to get the thermal long johns out of the dresser and bring my thick socks forward to the front of the drawer.
- I would have thought that a more valid reason was the difficulty in finding anywhere that sells white cotton long johns these days.
- Sweatpants fit perfectly well over the long johns.
- I even wear fireproof long johns for extra protection.
- Here are 10 dates that are guaranteed to be fun, whether they be inside where its warm or outside where you have to wear long johns.
- Eric was wearing long johns, leather boots, ski pants, a vest, a fleece hat, gloves, and a down jacket.
- Everyone wishes they had long johns under their jeans when it's 30 degrees and they're about to sit down in the car.
- All three boys were wearing bathrobes and long johns.
- One can go further south from here but we would need heated long johns to keep us warm, and we've seen enough iceburgs for the time being.
- These keen knitters create all sorts of garments including toys and even long johns!
- Breathables do let the cold in, but if necessary the solution is to wear long johns under thermal fleece trousers.
- The girl was walking barefoot, in her long johns, through the enormous room.
- Despite that, kayaking can be a somewhat chilly pastime, as we found out, even though we were all wearing long johns.
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