In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Barbara Stewart gave an eloquent speech on the problems of child poverty.
- The arguments from both sides were eloquent and persuasive, and for some time it seemed that the verdict could go either way.
- His eloquent, amusing, yet sad and sensitive writing raises many timely and important issues.
- It was an eloquent speech that went unheard, except for the few of us present that day.
- She is intelligent, eloquent, attractive, modest, and a strong advocate for her positions.
- This book is an eloquent contribution to the debate on the effects of a large group of chemicals and on the regulation of chemicals generally.
- She was eloquent, vocal and strong when she championed the cause of her students and her teacher colleagues.
- For all the eloquent speeches that Blair has made, the reform agenda can hardly be said to have gathered pace.
- Their three books together make a powerful and eloquent case for the abolition of the death penalty.
- Pictures adorn many walls and words from many of his eloquent and inspirational speeches stare out from others.
- An eloquent powerful style portrays his sincerity to that which he believes in.
- The material is clearly presented and written in a lucid and eloquent manner.
- She was softly eloquent, speech slow and hesitant in picking out the perfect words.
- People would listen to them only because of their eloquent expressions.
- His writing is superbly articulate and eloquent, the essence of literary beauty.
- It is not merely that she is eloquent and articulate; she is also unusually shrewd and intelligent.
- Her novels are generally escapist romances eloquent in their expression of the desires and anxieties of gender and race.
- The Mennonite Church in Canada expresses such concern in eloquent, thoughtful terms.
- His life and writings have given eloquent testimony that one may be both a man of science and a man of God.
- The member who spoke before me gave us a very interesting and eloquent speech.
- The testimonies of the young boys are quite eloquent of the systematic abuse spread over several years.
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.