In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(partner in love)amante feminineto take a lover — echarse un/una amante informal
- lovers' lane — callejón de los enamorados
- Pilgrims come to pray for lovers, to keep their lovers, for children, or anything pretty much.
- If a husband catches his wife's lover in a wardrobe, can he kill him?
- He claims he is able to compartmentalize his relationships with on and off-screen lovers.
- Other poems deal with the grief of losing a lover, and the love of a father for his child.
- Furthermore, he vowed that he would discover the identity of his wife's lover.
- In the end, she reconciles her new amour with her personal philosophy of maintaining two lovers.
- The two of them quickly pair off and start swapping sexual secrets and tales of past lovers.
- One is married, unwilling to take the risk of leaving the security of an exhausted marriage to be with her lover.
- She had a succession of lovers before falling in love for the first time.
- The two plays focus on a woman who rejects a marriage proposal and is attacked by the jilted lover.
- She's going to see her parents to tell them she's moving out to stay with her lesbian lover.
- He falls in love with her, but she becomes like a prostitute and starts taking other lovers.
- It is not at all clear what motivated her in her relations with her lovers.
- Here the sensuous wooing of the traditional lover is replaced by a display of coy and squeamish chastity.
- She is my lover, my mistress, and she has betrayed me in the worst possible way.
- The lover wants his beloved to devote to him her preferences, her gestures, her caresses.
- My lover and Marcus are waiting outside the club, but Nathan's gang are in the park.
- But his biggest problem could still be his former lover.
- As he took her to a tavern in York, Nance explained that she had left her lover, a married highwayman.
- Her best friend is her husband's former lover.
2(fan)lover of sth — amante de algo masculine
- he's a lover of fine food — es un amante de la buena mesa
- I'm no animal lover — no me gustan los animales
- music-lovers — los aficionados a / los amantes de la música
- But the City wants to find jazz lovers another home.
- Bird lovers may be able to view the peregrine chicks hatch during a half-day session in June.
- I think the easiest way to sum it up would be, I'm a lover of acoustic music, I always have been.
- Today, music lovers do not have to attend a religious festival to enjoy a little wine with their music.
- They're among some 35,000 nature lovers who have participated in this 30-year-old program.
- From the start the festival has proved a popular draw with jazz lovers by offering good music, mostly for free.
- He was a great lover of Irish music and song and often recited on special occasions.
- The show attracted not only ardent dog lovers but curious onlookers too who possessed little knowledge about the dogs.
- He was a great lover of music, animals, and country life and enjoyed tennis and golf.
- And, as usual, entry to this book lover's paradise would be absolutely free.
- The very name evokes a sense of awe in film lovers around the globe.
- Now she hopes other bird lovers will not be placed in the same situation.
- So, how do other wine lovers get their hands on special bottles of wine when you can't?
- This is still a low time for fruit lovers, but the first hard little gooseberries should be here by the very end of the month.
- The first category comprised young music lovers between the age of eight and 15.
- The young art lovers are quite put out when particular paintings get taken down.
- Michael, never a passionate animal lover, turned his gaze to his mother and raised an eyebrow accusingly.
- Our World Cup campaign is positioned to connect with cricket lovers across the country.
- However, being a pet lover does not mean you have to be extravagant.
- Years later when I met other book lovers, I heard the same thing.
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