In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1emblemáticothe lion is traditionally emblematic of courage — tradicionalmente el león es el símbolo / emblema del valor
- They're seen as emblematic, as representative, as illustrative of a relationship that America has with the rest of the world.
- Indeed, the crisis at Rover has been emblematic of the character of the campaign to date.
- The downside is that this election's emblematic hardworking New Zealander might be smart enough to resent this.
- That is really emblematic of what the country has been through.
- Here the statues so emblematic of Greek identity are phantoms of a shattered and shattering present.
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.