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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- For each of these guys are scores of others who ride, from the dirtiest swamp trog to the freshest flip technician.
- At the risk of sounding like one of those trogs who dwells in a cave, shouts UGH when a strange clan shows up and waves monkey femurs, and must wait 75,000 years before Nuance is discovered, I'll admit to being anti-enemy.
- He's your typical footy trog who inflates the language of football by injecting gratuitous fat-speak.
- Unlike him, I think top universities do have a duty to open more routes, but ministers should devise quotas that help the genuinely disadvantaged, the trogs of Hartlepool, not the trendies of Hampstead.
- Where are all the not-yet-total trogs, but not still bling-bling homies?
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