In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(difference/change) apreciable(change/difference) sensible(loss/number/sum) importante(number/loss/sum) considerable
- That last bit suggests to me that this pressure won't have an appreciable effect anytime soon.
- An appreciable amount of carbon dioxide, unlike oxygen, is also free in solution in the plasma.
- It is also the only satellite in the solar system with an appreciable atmosphere, mostly composed of nitrogen like the Earth's.
- This approach can take six to eight years before an appreciable reduction is noticed.
- Most common apatites are fluorine rich; however, they may contain appreciable amounts of chlorine.
- Sherry maintained its lead as the most popular drink, but there was an appreciable increase in the consumption of French and Empire wines.
- Seldom has he had to share an appreciable amount of space on an album with a fellow artist.
- Even when the Russian gymnast himself took to the stage and begged the audience to stop there was no appreciable response.
- You have to be prepared to make some appreciable adjustments to a different lifestyle and surroundings if you come to China.
- So I went back to the data to see if there was any appreciable difference in response by gender.
- Sadly, calligraphy no longer exists in the Western world, not to any appreciable extent, anyway.
- If you do any appreciable amount of driving outside town centres and the suburbs, this is the better choice.
- Us winning this one doesn't make any appreciable difference.
- It takes an appreciable length of time for a wave of public opinion to cross the continent.
- This gimmick blurs the clarity of the storyline without adding any appreciable benefit.
- If they have been allowed to grow for long enough to produce an appreciable amount of toxin, the food is poisonous and remains so no matter how much it is heated.
- So many people define their lives by vanity purchases which have no real appreciable value.
- Its membership spread to almost every nook and cranny of the world where African people lived in appreciable numbers.
- There was an appreciable measure of realism in the discussions at the football seminar in Delhi recently.
- Transformation as currently practiced carries an appreciable risk of ultimate doom.
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