In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Meals were eaten in the mess hall, a separate building also down the road.
- Quickly I met up with Nelly and Louisa in the mess hall for breakfast then we hurried to the music room.
- Lauren then exited the mess hall grinning at the laughter that echoed in the room.
- Maeve asked as she started to walk out of the mess hall and up to her room.
- The bus turned a sharp corner and then she saw the camp, the lake over a little hill and a big building that she guessed to be the mess hall.
- He passed most of his time, from morning to the wee hours of the night, in the kitchen and the adjoining mess hall.
- There were a couple of utility sheds out in front, and a larger building on the left that was the mess hall.
- The memory showed that a large building, the mess hall, would be directly before them.
- Reese said an Army colonel named Jordan sent a soldier to the mess hall for ice to preserve the body overnight.
- If so did they take up the entire mess hall seating, or could you just have moved to a part of the mess hall away from the function?
- The eleven made their way down to the mess hall, Jerome pointing out important rooms as they went.
- Arc, hearing the sounds of gunfire, below the quiet mess hall, runs back to his room.
- The castle was home to the enormous mess hall, kitchens, storage, and greater armory.
- I left the building and boarded to the mess hall to see if they were serving something edible for lunch.
- The two officers exited the mess hall wordlessly and took the lift up to the command room of the entire station.
- Zachary walked her down the hall to the Commander's room, then told her to meet him in the mess hall after she was done.
- He and his fellow monks arise together solemnly and take leave for the mess hall for breakfast.
- Throughout the room were tables for the mess hall, with a few synthesizers set into the walls.
- Tauri's voice cut through the air in the mess hall, from the main control room where he sat.
- Around the keep, Silas noted, were the barracks, the mess hall, and the armories.
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