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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- Young rapscallions would throw them at people's feet.
- These rapscallions were more likely to flee than fight if confronted by the crew.
- You don't have to read this, you rapscallions, and you can always try writing rude words in the comments section if you want to.
- The rest of the population seems to be a hodgepodge of rapscallions who all speak different languages.
- I decided that I would give the rapscallion a severe lashing as recompense for his untimely calling.
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