In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The cardinal presented a strange, Manichean interpretation of twentieth-century history.
- However, haunted not only by his Manichean past but, soon, by Pelagian boasts of human moral competence, Augustine was never able to shake his anxieties about freedom.
- Members of the Manichaean movement were divided into the ‘chosen’ and their lay supporters.
- She denies any supernatural or Manichean force of evil.
- The script was used to write Manichaean literature in many different languages to spread its teachings.
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.