In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- But if the allegation was true and a bishop acted too slowly, irreparable damage may be caused to the victims.
- Now, some people will insist that massive strokes leave irreparable injuries to the brain.
- It would be an irreparable loss to science if they should get away.
- Mr Devereux said as well as a huge financial loss some of the damage was irreparable.
- My personal fear is that untold irreparable damage will be done.
- Its appointment would do irreparable harm to the cause of the Chief Justice, those lawyers said.
- Murphy has pointed out that this implies enduring and irreparable harm, and that it may be narrower than the judicial elaborations on the old law.
- The rest of the night I sit there, wondering if I've done something irreparable, lost something irretrievable.
- The pictures of petrol-bomb hurling youths that flashed round the world more than a year ago did irreparable harm to the city's image.
- Last year's construction caused irreparable harm to some of the family farms there.
- Thirty years of civil war have done irreparable harm to Sri Lanka.
- R.J.R. MacDonald described permanent market loss as an example of irreparable harm.
- Foot-and-mouth may have already caused irreparable archaeological loss.
- The whole nation mourned the irreparable loss as Nelson laid peacefully in his sarcophagus.
- He was a noble son of the earth and his death was an irreparable loss to mankind.
- We are doomed to choose, and every choice may entail an irreparable loss.
- Two different judges in those three separate hearings have said no irreparable harm is being done.
- Even before the oath of 1790 further irreparable losses had been sustained, not all of them material.
- Will the applicants suffer irreparable harm uncompensable by money damages if the relief sought is not granted?
- Such interim measures may be taken in order to prevent serious and irreparable harm to any person, or general damage to the public interest.
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.