In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The use of the poetic device hyperbaton, or inverted word order, is a form of repetition that sets the mood for the rest of the section.
- A couple of hyperbatons here and there can help create more suspense.
- That's an original idea, toss out SVO syntax and let the hyperbatons roll!
- The prose of Marías wraps long sentences and hyperbatons in a more torrid embrace than ever in his reiterations.
- Likewise, Lucan uses hyperbaton to suggest Erictho's agitation, as she threatens to reveal Persephone's darkest secrets.
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.