In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(happy medium)punto medio masculino
- Without yielding to the pressure, we should try to strike a golden mean.
- Now TAS is trying to strike a golden mean by blending the advantages of technology with the charm of the instruments, thavil, cello, triple drum, flute and jazz.
- Perhaps the old doctrine of the golden mean still works.
- Many of us fail to find the golden mean between excess and too little.
- They have achieved the golden mean not only in terms of the price, but the taste as well.
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.