In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1primavera femininein springtime — en primavera
- Many of the flowers that you connect with springtime are actually bulb flowers, planted back in fall.
- During the springtime, early summer and fall, the park's streams are crowded with anglers.
- El Niño or not, it's springtime in the Northern Hemisphere and the tulips and daffodils are poking up around our toes.
- The age would see transformations in the lives of women which Victoria could never have imagined in the dazzling springtime of her reign.
- We then talk about the birds arriving because it's springtime and the weather has become warmer.
- So, crocuses and daffodils need to be planted in early fall because they're the first to bloom in springtime.
- Statistics show that springtime brings an increase in the number of mishaps involving outdoor activities and vacation travel.
- This would be the time to have a camera ready to capture the sights and the memories of springtime in the mountains.
- Freedom from children also means liberation from school-holiday travel - great news, because Greece in the springtime is pure enchantment.
- It's springtime, and among other things that means baseball.
- Ah, springtime, that time when a young man's fancy turns to love.
- Met Office forecasters are predicting a dry springtime.
- With springtime dawning once again it's hard not to thinks of parks, gardens and being outdoors in nature.
- Once out I shiver from the cold, it's almost springtime and it's still freezing outside.
- In springtime, I'd leave the windows open to let the breeze in.
- There's plenty of clichés about Paris in the springtime that are true.
- Come springtime, birds everywhere are busy nesting and reproducing.
- While resolutions are traditionally reserved for January, springtime is probably a better choice.
- Paris in the springtime, staying in a wonderful hotel - what more could you want for a long weekend?
- Raised beds are ideal so that water drains quickly and the soil warms earlier in the springtime.
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