In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Washington runs on statistics, but most Americans operate based on more impressionistic judgments.
- Whereas her elder brother has a knack for narrative storytelling, Stacey takes a more impressionistic approach.
- An hour later, I came away happy and entertained, but with only the most impressionistic idea of how the wheels in Dionne's creative mind turn.
- The results are obviously going to be impressionistic at best, but I think it's better than nothing.
- Call it an impressionistic memoir: as such it's not bad.
- Some subsequent scholars have regarded such overall judgments as unduly subjective and impressionistic.
- The former is subjective and impressionistic; the latter can be itemised, weighed, measured, or examined down the microscope.
- These conclusions were reached by applying an impressionistic methodology involving generalising from a few cases.
- Quantitative researchers sometimes criticize qualitative research as being too impressionistic and subjective.
- The how-to-write segments are eclectic, impressionistic rather than thorough, and in general lack the animation of the rest of the book.
- This is a lot to do in 226 pages, so Cooper's arguments and examples are sometimes impressionistic, as he freely admits.
- All of the above, of course, is merely what I know off the top of my head, and is perhaps a little impressionistic and dated.
- Now the law is becoming vague and impressionistic.
- These are haunting, almost surrealistic, impressionistic versions of what Christmas Eve can be.
- He says, though, that his recollections are more impressionistic.
- Cohen's prose is impressionistic, a layering of details rather than a structured argument.
- It's very much an impressionistic view of the eras involved.
- More often than not, many China-related books and reports these days are too impressionistic.
- There is no sustained analysis to speak of, merely impressionistic detail woven into a narrative of tedious detail and worthless prose.
- The society suggests that the bill seems to be ‘based on impressionistic opinion, not hard evidence’.
- At the same time, his images are infused with a later, Impressionistic style, a snapshot of contemporary life, capturing an instant that would otherwise be lost.
- The students quickly learn to recognize the difference between realistic, Impressionistic and abstract art.
- In a market where a ‘minor Monet’ fetches $28 million, many of today's artists who paint in the Impressionistic style benefit from the appeal of the original masters' art and enjoy commercial success for their own works.
- Kanevsky paints in a loose, Impressionistic figurative style, with both earthtones and splashes of typical Russian reds.
- It is painted in a more Impressionistic style than Levitan had previously employed, and raises the question of how much the artist knew of the endeavours of Monet and his followers.
- A gallery could come in here and reasonably find a good selection of original, traditional or Impressionistic paintings by living artists for $700 to $2,000 wholesale.
- For instance, during the past 10 years Riley has worked with a collector of Russian Impressionistic art on about 150 pieces.
- Others followed - including artists of the Symbolist, Art Nouveau and Impressionistic styles who used the flame as a means for creative expression.
- After taking the picture, he would then use wooden sticks or other sharp tools to apply a painting technique to the photograph, creating an Impressionistic image.
- Kinkade's wondrous ability to illuminate a canvas is as evident in his Impressionistic and plein air works as it is in his studio paintings.
- The end result is an Impressionistic image that looks more like a painting than a photograph.
- In Impressionistic art, visual perceptions of every day life are translated into shimmering colours and reflections, saturated with an ethereal light.
- He describes his paintings as Impressionistic, yet abstract.
- Stevens also painted seascapes and coastal scenes in a more Impressionistic style similar to that of Boudin and Jongkind.
- His lush paintings of the English countryside are renowned for both their quasi-scientific study of natural phenomena and their almost Impressionistic brushwork.
- Don't hang Western art next to airplane art next to Civil War art next to Impressionistic art.
- Some dealers say Impressionistic works move well, with Realism phasing in and out of popularity; others say Surrealist landscapes, such as those by Salvador Dali, and Abstracts have markets on both coasts.
- I think my Impressionistic style is perhaps timeless, so there is a classical feel and attraction to the work.
- While ‘Shadows and Reflections, Venice,’ taken in 1905, seems almost Impressionistic, the two Vortographs offered in the sale, dating from 1917, clearly look forward to Modernism.
- I love to bring my viewers a source of pleasure through a combination of realistic drawing and Impressionistic painting.
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.