Emmental Emmenthaler or Emmentaler
/ (ˈɛmənˌtɑːl) /
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a hard Swiss cheese with holes in it, similar to Gruyère
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
Are you aware how often people swap around “their,” “there,” and “they’re”? Prove you have more than a fair grasp over these commonly confused words.
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Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
Word Origin for Emmenthal
C20: named after Emmenthal, a valley in Switzerland
Words nearby Emmenthal
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Example sentences from the Web for Emmenthal
Incolas vallis Emmenthal Senatum adiisse, missamque missam fecisse.History of the Great Reformation, Volume IV|J. H. Merle D'Aubign
In 1804 the home was moved to Utzenstorf, a village in the Bernese Emmenthal.