In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- I have checked three other dictionaries, one of which did not show ‘incredulously’ as an acceptable adverbial form; however, the Oxford dictionary did show it as a valid entry.
- Such adverbs are sometimes called prepositional adverbs, sometimes adverbial particles.
- The word's warm informality also makes it usable as what might be called an adverbial noun, modified by an adjective.
- But this form of the question implies an adverbial construction.
- But sometimes his adverbial excess and convoluted structures result in awkward prose.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.