In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- To be sure, the territories share important commonalities of climate, geography, demography, economy and identity.
- But what's notable, when you read several of these books together, is the lack of other commonalities between them.
- Our two countries share a commonality of views on many issues.
- First, we have aligned ourselves with all other chambers and associations where we find a commonality in thinking and purpose.
- The photographs are both stunning and confounding in their simplicity and in the commonalities that they share.
- They nourished their differences more than their commonalities.
- There were a number of commonalities among the situations.
- While plants and animals have distinctly different nutritional requirements, there are some commonalities.
- Centralizing security responsibilities has the downside of making our security more brittle, by instituting a commonality of approach and a uniformity of thinking.
- It is useful to identify commonalities among the scenarios.
- There are so many things in common in our traditions, and we would like to emphasize the commonalities.
- She seems to have found an identity here; a commonality of purpose; a collective longing for the old country and known gods and familiar people.
- That there are so many unlikely commonalities amongst the various established religions, even those that have evolved independently.
- I think there are a lot of commonalities between the two, and therefore it will be a valuable experience.
- So there are many commonalities, but there are some differences as well.
- There are commonalities that exist in all cultures.
- The rifles in service from 1893 until the middle of the 20th century display a strong commonality of handling features.
- The commonality amongst most types of Cuban art is the brilliant use of vivid, bold.
- But these two bands share far more than a commonality of inspiration.
- It is often women who recognise their commonalities and common suffering and are willing to put pride and hatred aside in order to work together.
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.