In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(capricho)whimtiene que hacerlo todo a su antojo — she has to do everything her own way
- maneja al marido a su antojo — she can twist her husband around her little finger
2(de embarazada)cravingle dio el antojo de comer natillas — she had a craving for custard
3informal(en la piel)birthmark
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