In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(fruit)durazno masculinemelocotón masculine Spain
- Figs, plums, pears, apples, peaches and other fruits were grown there.
- In a small bowl, combine peaches, olive oil and basil and toss to coat.
- This did not last for long, for they came upon an orchard full of apples, pears, peaches, lemons, limes, and oranges.
- The final touch to a meal is a tray of fresh fruits, including peaches, apples, pears, raisins, figs, oranges, and melons.
- Here, fresh peaches pair well with juicy raspberries and crunchy almonds for a ‘peach Melba’ flavor.
- Other fruits such as apples, grapes, peaches and pineapples also make great energizing snacks.
- Remove the skin from the peach (immerse the peach in boiling water for a minute, then it will come off easily).
- He was surprised in her choice of fruit, both a peach and a tomato.
- She eyed the mounds of apples, bananas, peaches, and pineapples before delicately selecting one perfectly round peach.
- The peaches were riper and juicier than any she had eaten, and the blueberry muffins were so light and fluffy that each bite dissolved in her mouth instantly.
- To skin the peaches, dunk them in simmering water for 10 seconds, remove and peel under cold running water.
- Juicy peaches are a delicious highlight in August.
- These include peaches, strawberries, oranges, figs, plums, pineapples, and passionfruit.
- Spoon them over vanilla ice cream, stir them into yogurt, and toss them with nectarines or peaches for a summer cobbler.
- Combine peaches, bay leaves, sugar, thyme, sake and corn kernels and mix well; marinate for two hours.
- Made from apples, grapes, peaches, pears, pineapples, berries or other fruit, these sweeteners have the consistency of thick syrup and an intense flavor.
- As we can clearly see, one is a white peach, the other yellow.
- They are based on many different kinds of summer fruit, particularly stone fruits such as peaches and plums; and pears, apples, and quinces.
- You could also you another seasonal fruit, like peaches, raspberries, kiwifruit and so on.
- Popular fillings include stone fruits, like peaches and plums.
1.2also peach treeduraznero masculinemelocotonero masculine Spain
1.3(color)color durazno masculinecolor melocotón masculine Spain(dress/sweater) color durazno(sweater/dress) color melocotón Spain
- Use cheek creams in peach, pink and berry colours to give yourself a healthy flush.
- His eyes were chocolate instead of blue and his complexion was more tan than peach.
- From cream to beige to peach and lemon yellow, the range comes in several colours apart from the new shade mint.
- His skin was a pale peach shining with a black aura as he walked over to her.
- The key colours are bright coral, various shades of purple, peach and green.
- The rainbow of colour includes: white for wisdom, cream for success, peach for health, purple for wealth, black for love.
- His luminous palette of beiges, peach, light browns, blues and greens approximates the hues of ice creams.
- The colour is pure pale pink, with a hint of peach on the outside of the buds, and the scent is warm and strong.
- Just to make things a bit more difficult, salmon doesn't necessarily work with the same colors that peach or apricot do.
- The balconies are marked by whorls of blue railings, the walls peach and powder blue.
- She got the same shades as I did last year, a browny colour and peach.
- Glass cases are adorned with satin ribbons of various colours ranging from baby pink, peach and lavender.
- Manufacturers across the country are introducing lines featuring pastel hues ranging from white to peach, some of which are coated with a frosty finish.
- His skin was a light peach and she could now tell he was almost 6 foot.
- Obviously the designers are requesting everyone to be more optimistic through their various pastel colors: powder pink, light purple, peach and soft blue.
- His skin was a light peach and he was dressed in almost blinding white robes.
- He had a high brow, and he wore a robe of browns, peaches, tans, yellows, reds, and more.
- The blend of colours like peach, red and pink makes them look almost real at a first glance.
- He gave us crisp, angular patterns and subtle, unexpected colour combinations, such as blue, black and peach, or soft red, yellow and grey.
2informal, dated(sb, sth pleasing)she's a peach of a girl! — es un encanto
- a peach of a goal — un gol de antología
- However, they stuck to their task and broke through with a peach of a try.
- It was a peach of a strike and his celebration wasn't bad, either.
- He hits a peach of a winning point which bisects the posts.
- It would be a peach of a punchline if I could tell you that it is pouring with rain in ‘Royal Berkshire’, but it's a sunny, peaceful, kinda day.
- This is a peach of a site that deserves the application of real genius, not dull commercialism.
- Minutes later he made it 2-0 with a peach of a volley into the top corner of the net.
- But for his sheer industry, his perseverance and a peach of a goal - at a crucial time - Garrymore's star corner-forward gets the nod.
- I normally don't believe in posting questions for a friend (get an account!) but this one's a peach of a dilemma.
- On ten minutes Hibs got back into the game with a peach of a goal.
- Hampton went ahead in the 58th minute with a peach of a goal.
- And when given the whole 90 minutes against the Germans, he scored one - a peach of a free-kick - and set up the other for Baros.
- And on the phone to me last week, with the appropriate noises of a frisky daughter in the background, Jack gave me a peach of a Father's Day line.
- Firstly, Parks hit a peach of a penalty from 40 yards out that bisected the posts with geometric precision.
- He calls it ‘a peach of a book’.
- Steven McDonnell kicked a peach of a point for the first score of the second-half.
- Giggs left Taylor flat-footed with a peach of a free kick after 61 minutes.
- Three minutes later Hearts were nearly two up following a peach of a move.
- Dempsey floated a peach of a left-footed kick between the posts from 45 metres after ten minutes to put his side a goal up.
- It was a peach of a goal and no more than Down deserved.
- He added the extras, and then produced a peach of a drop goal to make it 18-10.
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