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(plant) en maceta(plant) en tiestoa potted bay tree — un laurel (plantado) en una maceta
- The history of bonsai goes back countless ages, with the first evidence of small potted trees showing up in Egyptian tombs over 2000 years ago.
- On the wrap-around porch, potted flowers, herbs, and mosses covered the ledge and all other various surfaces.
- While playing, the child had tripped and fallen onto a large potted cactus plant.
- If, on the other hand, you plan on selling potted plants, hanging baskets, tropical foliage or flats, a greenhouse becomes a necessity.
- Part of the reason may be the increased role that supermarkets and mass merchandisers now play in carrying fresh and potted flowers.
- Pygmy Date Palm is a good container plant when potted indoors.
- We were recently given several potted bamboo plants.
- Alison was watering the potted herbs that grew behind the house.
- The thieves entered the premises after removing the padlocks with bolt cutters and a substantial number of potted shrubs and herbaceous plants were removed in broad daylight.
- Dave, as good as his word, went off on his world tour, getting as far as a potted yucca plant in an Australian bar before the money ran out.
- On a 20-metre altar various sacrificial offerings are left, such as historical figures made out of flour, fruit seeds, potted trees and rockeries.
- Have your flowerbeds and potted plants looking their best.
- Purchase starts each spring, or overwinter potted plants in a greenhouse or sunporch.
- The selection of flowering potted plants in stores is probably the broadest this time of year.
- Before bringing a potted tree indoors, water it thoroughly and hose off the foliage.
- Then, make it a focal point with potted flowers, lawn ornaments, or themed decorations.
- The bodies are positioned in the exhibition - entrance £10 for adults - among potted trees and plants, making a wander through like something out of the Lost World.
- This is the definitive guide to growing bulbs as cut flowers or flowering potted plants.
- Anything still blooming in a pot, such as impatiens, will make a good indoor potted plant for the winter.
- On the top of the frame, they added a shelf with a tray to display some potted plants and flowers.
1.2potted meat/shrimps — especie de paté de carne/camarones
- Oh yes, and there was Shippam's potted meat paste, a great treat on buttered toast.
- Those potted foods that are still made survive because they are delicacies: for example, potted shrimps in England, or French terrines or rillettes.
- Today, the market is awash with seasonal greens, wild mushrooms, Melton Mowbray pork pies, smoked eels, fresh shellfish, potted shrimps, cider, venison and wild boar.
- Come to think of it, this delicacy (along, perhaps with potted shrimps) is one of the few that does need brown bread.
- Take your picnic: like nowhere else in Britain, this place calls for potted meat and pineapple chunks straight from the tin.
- Then if you are looking for such delicacies as wild boar pate, potted shrimps or simply a venison pasty, the Food Court should be your first stop.
- We fell upon our potted shrimps and moules marinière with little slurpings, gasps and squeals of delight.
- Lunch arrives, thank God: those potted shrimps to start for me, and just the two starters for him, some Parma ham and a dish of veal tonnato.
- Fish and chips, roast rib of beef, cottage pie, potted shrimps, Scotch egg with whisky mayonnaise, egg custard tart - all are revealed in a new and con temporary light.
- The pair celebrated the occasion at a private reception held in a relative's house - where they dined on Dundee cake, half a pound of potted meat and pop.
- One man testified that the potted meat had been supplied unsealed but wrapped in brown paper and sold to several people, none of whom fell ill.
- The cans of milk, soup, and potted beef have yet to arrive, although, oddly, we seem to have three cases of capers in brine.
- The patient now should be able to safely begin eating puréed foods, including baby foods, applesauce, blended soft foods, and potted meats.
- Smoked salmon on brown bread sandwiches, potted shrimp rolls and roast venison with Balmoral redcurrant and port jelly on white bread were on offer as well.
- It is not that there's anything wrong with the dishes described on the menu: I like potted shrimps, grouse, salt beef and tongue, omelette Arnold Bennett.
- Roast venison with port jelly and potted shrimp rolls also graced the low-key menu.
- I mean, can you imagine going to actually visit a real potted meat museum?
- In this company, the potted venison and wild boar terrine was a shrinking violet.
- Instead they offer a potted history of Scottish poetry which is informative but also mirrors the dry nature of the selection that follows.
- Herewith a potted description of a great weekend!
- I've already posted a potted summary of Australian Political parties, so go read that to learn about the Dramatis Personae.
- A potted explanation of what has become his obsession is as follows.
- Cocaine, groupies, booze and rehab all feature prominently in many musicians' potted biographies.
- Throw any surname at him and he will almost certainly be able to give you a potted history and he is likely to throw in a colourful story to liven up the tale as well.
- Presumably, the publishers thought that a potted pre-Union history of Scotland and England would bring the general reader up to speed in preparation for the rest of the book.
- And every day he reads out another short, potted obituary culled from the New York Times website.
- As part of this bulletin they gave a potted summary of the activities that various offices had organised.
- Moreover, it demonstrates that they have not studied the full Audit Commission report, but rely on potted summaries.
- Thank you very much indeed for a very quick potted tour of your areas of responsibility and command structure.
- Listening to a potted history of the last ten years, I was struck by the extent of employer commitment to working with young people and schools, right across York and North Yorkshire.
- The first section offers a lively potted history of the anatomical mapping of the heart, from ancient Egypt to the first heart-and-lung transplant.
- Everything, from a potted history of racism to a dissertation on Christian liberalism, sounded as though it had been said a thousand times before.
- The best thing about television dramas is the end of each episode because they show you a potted summary of the following episode.
- A potted summary might go as follows: she was a brilliant young French woman, born in Paris in 1909 in a fully assimilated, secular Jewish family.
- Having given the tribunal their unqualified imprimatur, they go on to give a potted and dishonest account of the Yugoslav civil conflicts of the 1990s.
- It's a fascinating potted history, following Moore's life and career from Northampton slum to Northampton scribe.
- It was pretty much a potted history of the Vietnam war.
- ‘Finally, a word about British objectives’, he announces near the beginning of this potted history of the Cold War.
2USinformal(drunk)borrachococido informaltomado Latin America informal
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