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 know it's not as simple as buying co-ordinating oven gloves, towels and apron, but it's a good place to start.
- With a suitably thick cloth or oven glove, transfer each dish or shell to a plate that you have lined with a napkin.
- Remember to have oven gloves or mittens nearby to avoid burning hands on hot skewers or griddle plates.
- Safia appeared at the doorway clutching three plates of blackened fish in a pair of huge flowery oven gloves.
- It was an afternoon spent hearing about the speed with which oven gloves are selling locally at the moment, in a kitchen filled with beautifully-made decorations.
- In the end, the only way Mum could hope to get any peace was to buy me a pair of oven gloves and begin to train me up on the safe use of the cooker.
- For the scrubbing, he will use what looks like an oven glove but is far scratchier.
- Poppy, my most excellent beagle, had done nothing except pull the oven gloves down from the worktop.
- Remove the large pancake from the oven using a pair of oven gloves.
- That was why Jenny and Danny had been using oven gloves.
- Wrap your hand in an oven glove then hold the oyster, flat side uppermost.
- For something a little different in the kitchen, sew a pocket onto the palm of each of your oven gloves and fill them with rosemary.
- Like many other jobs I dare say it's easy once you know how but as someone who has the manual dexterity of a frog wearing oven gloves I was quite impressed.
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