In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Biblia femenino(story) (before noun) de la Biblia(story) (before noun) bíblicothe Holy Bible — la Sagrada / Santa Biblia
- the feminist's bible — la biblia / el libro de cabecera de las feministas
- Bible basher / thumper / puncher — predicadora
- The annual Blue Book, bible of the insurance industry, will be published in the next few weeks.
- The book became the bible of the democracy movement, and the city a place of pilgrimage for human rights activists.
- I've used this edition and the previous two editions as my never-to-be-missed always-at-hand 'bible' of computing.
- It is sometimes referred to as the "electronics bible", and remains a popular text.
- My bible is Mastering The Art Of French Cooking, a two-volume cookery book I was given at 25.
- But I was also obsessed with the possibility of the future turning out to be horrible - so I carried around 1984, Farenheit 451 and Brave New World like they were my Bibles.
- Most recently, she decided to entrust me with one of her cooking bibles called L' Art Culinaire Moderne written by Henri-Paul Pellaprat, which she acquired in late 1946 as her handwritten ex-libris attests.
- A cooking bible can be so helpful when it comes to unusual ingredients, and cooking techniques.
- This is the bible of cooking as simple or as complicated as you care to get.
- His book, London, The Biography is the absolute bible for those who like to know their London history.
- Looking for an Italian cooking bible? Look no further. This is one of my favorite types of cookbooks by far.
- New editions appeared regularly as the book rapidly became a bible for all aspiring radiologists worldwide.
- This is the bible of pregnancy books, answering virtually every question you could ever think of. A great resource.
- The Les Routiers guide - one of the few bibles of the catering and accommodation world - contains 600 entries, covering hotels, restaurants, inns, B and Bs and cafes.
- I know it is much maligned by those who prefer the prior editions, but it has become my beloved bible of cooking!
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.