In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(sal/agua) to addhabrá que añadirle un pedazo de tela — we'll have to sew an extra bit of material on
- los niños añadían un toque simpático a la procesión — the children added / lent a nice touch to the procession
2(comentario/párrafo) to addañadió unas palabras de agradecimiento — she added a few words of thanks
- —y eso no es todo —añadió — and that's not all, he added
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