In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1rara vezpocas vecescasi nuncawe rarely go out — rara vez / pocas veces / casi nunca salimos
- Most are rarely, if ever, thoroughly cleaned and end up teaming with millions of bugs.
- Housing estates which seem half a world away from the footstreets rarely figure on film.
- What to remember is that before the 20th century, drawing was rarely ever seen as an end in itself.
- Boyce clung to Henry like a second skin; he rarely fouled, he seldom needed to.
- When I am not filming I rarely eat away from home other than the odd lunch on jaunts to London.
- Women are rarely filmed at such occasions, and they appear only in distant glimpses.
- He drives rarely, and then usually from down the pitch, miles into the air.
- Film critics have rarely been so united in their antipathy, so vitriolic in their condemnation.
- He would, of course, listen to us reading our essays aloud, but rarely if ever commented on them.
- Now not being a great drinker I would rarely ever need to be in a pub but I went up to give my support.
- I am rarely, if ever, moved to write letters in response to articles which appear in the press.
- You are very rarely ever in a situation where there is no other sound in your environment.
- Let me assure you - Clinton rarely, if ever, spoke for me and millions of other Americans.
- Very, very rarely does a film not have its place in the grand scheme of things.
- Yet it is a theme which has rarely, if ever, received serious treatment in the theatre.
- Its audience is given a rare view into the lives of a group of people rarely seen on film.
- The model of perfect competition presented above is rarely seen in practice.
- You want to root for them, but their humanity rarely rises above the constant din of insults.
- Whilst voyeurism is studied in other films of note, rarely has it been handled in such a touching and detailed way.
- British made films or serials rarely explore social relations and conditions in the Caribbean.
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