In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The diversity in the faculties of men, from which the rights of property originate, is not less an insuperable obstacle to a uniformity of interests.
- Are those steps up to the bank an insuperable obstacle?
- If that is your proposition, that seems to me to present an insuperable hurdle in your way.
- We should note that this method did not become an insuperable barrier.
- We stand against insuperable odds, around one thousand to one.
- But the more I think about it, the more it appears that there are no insuperable obstacles to such a development should it ever become democratically necessary.
- Such an approach, however, created insuperable difficulties.
- This is the radical uncertainty that haunts contemporary Marxist theorists, the insuperable difficulty of impossible exchange.
- It is the strong bond between the two parties that forms an almost insuperable barrier to entry and shuts out potential competitors.
- We hope our series will help people understand the depth of courage and determination needed to triumph against such insuperable odds.
- But you seem not to have had any insuperable difficulty in locating the Barclay companies.
- The union had been given a final chance to prevail against what had seemed insuperable odds.
- The English inflicted heavy casualties against seemingly insuperable odds because they used longbows to attack the opposing cavalry.
- Japanese fighting men did not surrender, even in the face of insuperable odds.
- In practice, the political obstacles to metropolitan plans have been virtually insuperable for a generation and are likely to remain so.
- Self-transcendence is overcoming insuperable obstacles in one's path.
- On the other hand, to allow the majority to create a rule against the wishes of the minority would lead to insuperable difficulties.
- The Chilean experience shows that this obstacle, though daunting, is not insuperable.
- The flexibility result hints that lack of reform in Europe need not be an insuperable barrier to UK entry.
- Care for and control of them cannot be seen as an insuperable barrier to peace.
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