In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- This fellow makes some valid points, but they're lost among the sweeping generalizations.
- I'm an advocate of proposing solutions rather than offering grand generalizations.
- That may also prevent mindless sweeping generalisations, such as that posted a couple of days ago, from being made.
- They provide insightful empirical generalizations, but little theory.
- He claims much knowledge of particulars and offers very large generalizations.
- By contrast, he held that empirical generalizations are contingent truths.
- Remember that, for Mill, all mathematical knowledge is based on inductive generalizations from experience.
- To put it more technically, this means avoiding statistical generalizations about dance that might contribute to stereotypes and misunderstandings.
- Unlike many writers who study one element of a country's past, she does not fall into the all too easy trap of making sweeping generalisations.
- Or, as this film attempts to prove, is that a gross generalization?
- Obviously, this season is still proving itself, so I can't make any sweeping generalizations.
- The best I can do is provide what are admittedly broad generalizations based on considerable experience in the field.
- Participation is far too diverse a concept to permit easy generalizations.
- But it does not, so I will press on with the sweeping generalizations.
- The answer is obvious: there is no unified conception but merely a shifting and vague generalization.
- Broad generalizations are made to draw conclusions about the historical development of England and Japan.
- It just amazed him how people form such absurd generalizations out of specific instances.
- I find that people have difficulty understanding that broad statistical generalizations don't justify leaping to conclusions about individuals.
- These are generalizations, and all generalizations are false, at least part of the time.
- Would she feel okay about making such sweeping generalizations if she were in any other line of work?
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.