In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1calzones masculine Latin Americabragas feminine Spainpantaletas feminine Mexico Venezuelabombacha feminine River Platecalzoneta feminine Central America
- The artist stands arms akimbo, in high heels and matching black-lace bra and panties.
- The panties come in packages of two with a $4.99 suggested retail price.
- Microfiber or a bit of lycra will keep the panties where you want them and be less likely to bunch or slide around.
- As he enters her small, crowded flat, she realizes she has several pairs of her colorful panties hanging out to dry.
- I threw on some black panties and the dress; it was a little low cut so a bra wouldn't work.
- Every time I wear any trousers or tight skirts, the lines of my panties can be seen.
- As the neglected wife, she walks around the house in camisole and panties, exuding unreleased sexual energy.
- The panties, which are made of ring-spun cotton for a soft touch, are sold in patented packages that let consumers touch them without damaging the pack.
- The panties are equally fetching and - thank goodness for small miracles - very wearable.
- Most women choose panties that are pretty rather than cut to suit their figures and compliment the design of their clothing.
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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.