In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Indeed, commentators often observe that it is almost impossible to know where the Prime Minister ends and his adviser begins.
- A comment by a leading commentator on British industrial performance, David Coates, is suggestive.
- As always during a crisis, the commentators and critics are clogging America's talk shows.
- There are as many interpretations as there are commentators, so I may as well offer my own.
- I'm a fan of her as an author, but as a social commentator she's way off-beam.
- The City and economics commentators have broadly endorsed this approach.
- This was pointed out by commentators from leading Danish and international media.
- Most economic commentators now expect interest to be cut at least once more before Christmas.
- He then spent months as a television commentator criticizing the president's action.
- As already noted, some feminists and social commentators have commented on its limitations.
- He has also made a name for himself as an expert commentator on the latest trends in gifts and gizmos.
- The danger lies in the possibility of hype from investors, pundits and poorly informed commentators.
- Although the President denied bowing to industry pressure, few analysts or commentators were convinced.
- But the British commentators and pundits appear only to see them through English eyes.
- His films have divided critics and commentators like those of no other American director.
- At a stroke, all the critics and commentators who had bridled at the appointment of a foreign manager were silenced.
- All the critics and commentators had to do was sit back and wait for the new golden age of cinema.
- He is a commentator and writer.
- Another commentator wrote recently about a growing tidal wave fast engulfing Labour.
- This is a widely held view among analysts and commentators, a number of whom are quoted in the memo.
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.