In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- As companies rush to patent gene sequences, a fictional lawsuit raises disturbing questions.
- Wrong's excellent book is peopled by the kind of characters no fictional framing could ever conceive.
- He is fictional, but his character is interestingly similar to the early life of Pius XII.
- It is now less and less necessary for the writer to invent the fictional content of his novel.
- He is quite happy to be compared to Mary Shelley's fictional character, Frankenstein.
- For film producers, the past is merely a starting point, the foundation on which to build a fictional story.
- Last year he won an award at a London catering show for carving another fictional wizard, Harry Potter.
- Now imagine how our fictional family's activities are affected by heritage legislation.
- He was part of the way through publishing a short fictional novel on his blog.
- I think I can afford to be indecisive on the matter of which fictional character I like the most.
- Both started out with a narrowly defined fictional territory, and both have tried to extend their range.
- By the way: the invitation to this party says that I should come dressed as a fictional character.
- The test features an unlikely, completely fictional situation in which you will have to make a decision.
- The police in his books are definitely the good guys, despite a trend for corrupt fictional detectives.
- To help him play Trevor with conviction, Ferns invented a fictional biography for the troubled man.
- However, the action of the play and the feelings of both the characters are entirely fictional.
- Mock biographies of fictional characters have long been a staple joke of publishers.
- Create a specific brief for an article and then write it, or make up a fictional company and write copy for their website.
- Gaumontville takes place in a fictional municipality on the day of a mayoral election.
- They can either be fictional, someone you know right now, or someone that you knew a long time ago.
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.