In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Each won a scholarship to Pearson College in Vancouver, a boarding school stressing internationalism and a physically demanding curriculum.
- Three days of fun and internationalism are planned with the overall aim and objective of raising money to support Keighley's new twin town of Manzini in Swaziland.
- His complexion was dark, almost worldly, just hinting at his complex tastes, his exemplary internationalism.
- He says Scotland in Europe seems still to conjure up something of a distant challenge and this is despite the Scots' long-standing reputation for internationalism.
- However, he agrees that Shanghai has some pluses that help to make up for this, citing the city's internationalism as an example.
- Casablanca is the Mediterranean commercial center of Morocco, a center of tourism and French culture and internationalism.
- The Cup's increasing internationalism and status as the most prized long distance handicap in world racing fits into its sporting portfolio perfectly.
- That very internationalism goes some way towards explaining the endurance of this genre of avant-garde art.
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.