In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Even the most ardent Europhile will admit that the above slogan could take some time to catch on.
- Can Europhile claims of peace, harmony, prosperity and the benevolent nature of the EU be proved?
- Current political debates notwithstanding, J S Bach, it seems, can be claimed as a Europhile ahead of his time.
- Over the years, the party has seen itself (and has also been seen) as the most Europhile of all the political parties.
- Frankly, a Europhile would have to be demented to take comfort in this graph.
- I defy even the most ardent Europhile to defend this.
- No Europhile - or for that matter non-Europhile urban articulate sophisticate - could have said it better.
- A Rostrevor woman herself, Monica, daughter of Gertie and the late Matt Murphy, is also a Europhile.
- This is something of a turnaround for one of the most Europhile countries in the EU.
- He also voted against the pro-EU Maastricht treaty, only to transform himself later into a rabid Europhile.
- He is a keen Europhile, but his anger at how Poland is being treated was clear.
- He could then give up the singing career, and reinvent himself as a stentorian Europhile liberal commentator.
- His Europhile followers console themselves with the belief Gordon hasn't gone cold on the concept of a single currency.
- The only sense in which Europe has fallen behind is its failure to live up to unrealistic Europhile expectations.
- If Eva is a cynical and superior Europhile, husband Franklin is smug and Republican, with a Rockwellian view of family life.
- He doesn't want a picture of him nibbling on a baguette to overtake the effete image of the Europhile windsurfing.
- The academic scene you hang about in is all too Europhile for my taste.
- This most Europhile of Prime Ministers insists he has secured major concessions in the British interest.
- The well-known Europhile pledged he would not seek to change the party's sceptical position on the EU.
- From a committed Europhile, that's honest advice.
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