In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Así que cuando regresó Ernesto mi esposa se estaba haciendo la dormida junto a mi.
2(acto de dormir)¿qué tal la dormida en la carpa? — what was it like sleeping in the tent?
- con dormida, desayuno y todo nos costó el hotel 200 pesos — with bed, breakfast and everything the hotel came to 200 pesos
- necesita una buena dormida para estar mejor — you'll feel better after a good sleep
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