Sentence Examples


  • An important branch of this industry is the manufacture of " zarapes " (called ponchos " in other parts of Spanish America) - a blanket slit in the centre for the head to pass through, and worn in place of a coat by men of the lower classes.
  • The native manufactures include tanned leather, saddles, shoes, ponchos, woollen and cotton cloth, fibre sandals and sacking, blankets, coarse matting and coarse woollen carpets.
  • They gathered ponchos and a blanket, just in case afternoon showers arrived a bit early.
  • They are not used as beasts of burden like llamas, but are valued only for their wool, of which the Indian blankets and ponchos are made.
  • They manufacture copper boilers for making sugar and understand several trades, weave ponchos and hammocks and make straw hats.
 

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