In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Data points are cumulative and useful when you have a frame of reference to plug them into.
- Like in real life, the effects are cumulative and so combinations might result in different effects.
- Inclusion of later years into the cumulative lifespan measure diluted the effect.
- The effects are cumulative so the more often you fight the more chance you have of being injured.
- Worst of all may be the cumulative or snowball effects on future generations.
- In the first seven months of the fiscal year the cumulative figure was £24 billion.
- The cumulative rewards can be lucrative, and the experience can change lives.
- That said, there are problems that I believe stem from a cumulative lack of confidence.
- Lead is a cumulative poison: the body mistakes it for calcium and uses it to make bone, so that large amounts build up.
- As you can see, it shows the cumulative post totals of the three of us for the year thus far.
- These effects can usually be avoided by estimating and controlling the cumulative oxygen dose.
- The game ends when either team's cumulative score reaches 500 points or more.
- What has not been reported is that the amount is cumulative over a number of years.
- Although the journey times for most people are going to be short, this is a cumulative damage.
- People of these races raised themselves under a system of cumulative incentives to responsibility.
- The winners were judged on the basis of the corporate goal of cumulative profit after tax.
- How long would it be before both offers amounted to the same cumulative total?
- The trouble is, even taking cuttings is a theft - and the cumulative damage can be considerable.
- Quarter point increases sound harmless, but it is their cumulative effect that causes the pain.
- I wish they'd just give a little bit more so that you got the sense of a cumulative awareness.
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.