In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Some of his support was the result of his personal popularity, the appeal of a personable young man full of hope and energy.
- He has a personable manner that reels the audience in and keeps them on his side.
- One personable young man crawls around on the floor searching for bottle caps that can be redeemed for neat prizes.
- He's one of the most brilliant people I've ever met, and he's very engaging and personable.
- The label says it is, and the personable young man selling it assures his customers loudly and repeatedly that it is indeed the real deal.
- We wish both these personable young men every success in their careers ahead.
- For anyone contemplating international travel, I can highly recommend travelling with a cute, personable infant.
- He was clearly bright, personable, charming and capable of writing good journalism.
- This person must be personable, friendly and approachable.
- It does make you an energetic person, and one who has an infectious and personable manner.
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