In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1azúcar(level/content) de azúcarhow many sugars do you take? — ¿cuántos terrones (/ cuántas cucharaditas) de azúcar quieres?
- to put sugar in/on sth — echarle / ponerle azúcar a algo
- sugar bowl / basin — azucarero
- sugar industry — industria azucarera
- sugar mill / refinery — refinería de azúcar
2USinformalcariño masculine informalcielo masculine informal
3euphemistic, informal¡miércoles! euphemistic informal¡mecachis! euphemistic informal
1(coffee/fruit/cereal) echarle azúcar a(fruit/cereal/coffee) ponerle azúcar a(cereal/coffee/fruit) azucararsugared almonds — peladillas
- One of the first dietary rules for all diabetics is to avoid all sugar and foods containing sugar, such as pastry, candy and soft drinks.
- Processed foods that contain refined sugar and white flour are fast carbohydrates.
- In a separate bowl, sift together sugar, flour, baking powder and baking soda.
- Complex sugars coat almost every cell in the body, as well as microbes that cause disease.
- Tooth decay is caused by the bacteria in dental plaque breaking down sugar in the foods and drinks that you eat and drink.
- Your daughter might try avoiding foods like candy, cookies, French fries, potato chips, sugar and white flour to see if it helps her complexion.
- Many people, myself included, find bursts of sugar in savory food highly unpleasant.
- Because honey is essentially made of sugar and very little else, it is probably not a thing to be having in quantity in the diet.
- Fried foods, very spicy foods and foods containing too much sugar, such as sweets, can cause health problems and should be limited during Ramadan.
- This is why a bowl of sugar remains essentially unchanged for months or even years, although it is exposed to copious amounts of oxygen during that time.
- A wine-like beverage can be made from almost any fruit, berry, or other plant material containing sugar.
- So it is crucial to monitor your intake of glucose from starchy foods (bread, rice and potatoes), sugar and other sweet foods.
- Small amounts of sugar may be required to take away the sharpness from fruit purées such as gooseberry and rhubarb - but avoid adding sugar to food and drinks.
- Fast-burning foods include foods that contain sugar and white flour.
- In the warm, humid tropics, where humans evolved, yeasts on the fruit skin and within the fruit convert sugars into various forms of alcohol, the most common being ethanol.
- The purpose of digestion is to break down complex molecules into simple ones such as sugars, fats, and peptides.
- Whisk together flour, oats, sugar, baking powder and salt in a large bowl.
- Refined foods, foods high in sugar and white flour are also a problem.
- Part of the problem is that increasingly health-conscious consumers see Coke as a drink packed with sugar and chemical sweeteners and not much else.
- Add dried sweet osmanthus and crystal sugar to taste.
- Commonly used sweeteners include honey, sugar, maple and corn syrup among others.
- Consume these sugars a half-hour before and immediately after your workouts.
- A NIH study in 1982 tested the theory that refined sugar and food additives make children hyperactive and inattentive.
- The extent to which sugars move across the plasma membranes of embryo-derived protoplasts during isolation, suspension, and drying is not known and merits further investigation.
- In a small bowl, whisk together lime and orange juices, fish sauce, rice wine vinegar, sugar and jalapeno.
- Well yes, compared to the drab fifties and khaki they probably were, but today their colours seem to be seen through a sepia veneer, and, sugar, that doesn't do it for me.
- Spoken and written substitutes for the word in American English include sugar, sheesh, shoot, and shucks, as in the constructions: Oh, sugar! Aww, shucks!
- ‘Look at me, sugar’, he said.
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