In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The scene of his conversion is vividly described in his Confessions, which contains a celebrated account of his early life.
- He lost a celebrated censorship case that was ruled on by the Supreme Court.
- Whenever his celebrated opera performances leave him time, Heppner tries to fit in a recital.
- Cecil Hepworth was born on 19 March 1874 in Lambeth, South London, the son of celebrated magic lantern showman T.C. Hepworth.
- The last point is illustrated by some of the most celebrated library architecture.
- In the celebrated sculptures, too, the space around the figure became a vital part of the work.
- Descartes prime example of a self-evident truth was that contained in the celebrated cogito: I think, therefore I am.
- The old woman is delighted by the safeguard of the inheritance of her uncle, the celebrated painter Paul Berthier.
- A celebrated playwright of South Africa, Athol Fugard began his career in a courtroom.
- The allegation against the celebrated cricketer of yesteryear is no doubt one of committing a blatant criminal offence.
- But in the celebrated doctrine there is place for natural pleasure.
- No, she is not a celebrated artist.
- To these instances of artists I will add others of celebrated authors.
- To help achieve ratification, he penned twenty-nine of the celebrated Federalist Papers.
- But seldom has such a celebrated political project seen so little tangible circulation.
- Mural mosaics are another part of Yan's celebrated works.
- Of course, not all rich kids attain a place at these two celebrated seats of learning.
- The musicians rarely appear outside of the capital where they can be found on a Tuesday night at the celebrated International Bar.
- The celebrated gender gap is, in truth, largely a marriage gap among women.
- Verrio, a celebrated Italian artist is also responsible for the magnificent murals that adorn the King's Staircase.
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