In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1jarra femininepichel masculine dateda tankard of beer — una jarra de cerveza
- The winner will receive a pewter tankard, hip flask and stamp set.
- Inside, dried hops hang from the beams and pump beer signs stuck among tankards on the ceiling let punters know what favourable ales have been drunk by previous patrons.
- A new trophy, a silver tankard donated by the former captain and president, was awarded to the winning team.
- There sat a very large, intricately worked silver tankard, around the base of which languidly lay a thin aristocratic-looking hand.
- She came back with a cow horn tankard of beer, brown foam sliding down one side.
- He rose and walked to the counter where he grabbed a jug of beer and refilled his tankard.
- The man glanced over at him, then recoiled with an oath, almost tipping over his tankard of beer.
- I must have either surprised the men by asking or looked incredibly stupid standing there with a tankard of ale clutched in one hand.
- I'm not one of those that laments the old thick dimpled beer tankards with handles on the side.
- One of the regulars tapped his pewter tankard on the bar and cleared his throat noisily.
- Pewter mugs and tankards were the main vessels for dispensing beer, but the metal did not appeal to drinkers of coffee and tea.
- But he raised a pewter tankard of foaming ale to celebrate the success of his campaign and will be back next week
- He nods towards a phalanx of priests nursing beer tankards, swaying dreamily to the white noise of the band crackling through the speakers.
- He stood and began pouring from a tall earthenware flagon, filling tankards with ale.
- Men grappled with heavy implements all day long, then hit the local pub to drink ale from a 10-pound beer tankard, fight and arm-wrestle.
- As they crossed the length of the room, they finally espied her crew, barking raucous laughter and drinking deep of their pewter tankards.
- By the evening he was gone, with no party, no presentation, no silver tankard.
- He glanced up from his tankard as the tavern door swung open and a tall cloaked man entered.
- Particularly notable are an early nineteenth-century Windsor armchair with an elaborate fretwork back and a rare early eighteenth-century silver tankard.
- It was a big tankard, silver-sterling silver tankard, with his name on it, and the date and the name of the film.
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