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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- I've been using various implements (nails, small screwdrivers, bits of cardboard, etc) to remove the mud because I don't have a nail brush.
- She had a pink nail brush and a sponge and her own talcum powder.
- A member who had rust stains on a pair of white pants cleaned them using hand cleaner and a nail brush.
- Start by brushing it off with a medium-soft brush - something stiffer than a shaving brush, softer than a nail brush.
- A plentiful supply of soap, clean towels and nail brushes should be available.
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As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.