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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- Hoummos is another favourite, which I like to eat with Melba toast.
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- Food is the cheap, no-sweat, low-achievement route to immortality: Melba toast, Caesar salad, tournedos Rossini, Lea & Perrins.
- She would barely eat for months at a time, subsisting on Melba toast, carrots and black coffee.
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