In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Why do you think the specialized business press continues to make what you consider such an egregious and howling error?
- The misuse of the grand jury by prosecutors is among the most egregious abuses of all.
- That's the kind of service recovery you'd expect from a decent company, especially after being publicly outed for egregious customer abuse.
- The public has a compelling right to know about egregious examples of nepotism and favoritism like this by public officials.
- Music companies are more egregious in their abuse of consumers than the movie companies.
- If you do something outrageous or egregious enough, you can become rich and famous.
- They are so unprofessional - if a newspaper or a broadcast programme made such an egregious slur they'd print a correction or broadcast an apology.
- I've never seen such an egregious act of political opportunism or shameless trafficking in human misery.
- Opposition to the extremist activities of the university unions grew stronger as their abuses became more egregious.
- That is an egregious violation of the responsibility a scholar has.
- Journalists are running back and forth across town to find the most egregious technical errors and blatant fraud.
- Keep in mind that I found these egregious examples of bias in a single issue of a single newspaper, randomly chosen.
- The desire for vengeance is very strong, simply because the abuses were so egregious.
- It is in the cover-up that we usually see the most egregious abuse of a leader's power.
- No, the egregious violation was going past the sacred 51 day deadline for replacing a name on the ballot.
- I don't think you need a defector to tell you how foul he was and how egregious were his human rights abuses…
- People have said to him since then that the loss of the title might not be such a bad thing, that such an egregious collapse might well help focus the mind and restore desire in the long run.
- Obviously, when journalists betray their code of ethics by making up stories, or egregious misconduct, they must be punished.
- But I find it hard to deny that egregious self-importance in individuals is one of the defining characteristics of our society.
- But there's often more egregious abuse among the tiny nonprofits that operate below the radar.
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.