In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Weird is not necessarily bad, especially when a wine is a melange of grape varietals.
- It's deep, fluid and rich, yet with poise and an exotic melange of fruit, spice and rose petal flavours that linger on and on well after you swallow.
- It was superb: marshmallow-soft pastry and a glorious melange of fish within, the salsa adding a sweet but piquant edge.
- Grupo Batuque, like Paul Horn, have created a rhythmic melange of percussive sounds from Brazilian, African and Indian sources.
- The composition of the melange varies along strike.
- There's a nice melange of original and covered material.
- With a melange of rhythmic numbers and the performance to match, the student participants too showcased unlimited energy and zeal.
- It was a melange of different groups, types and individuals.
- Overall the dishes were a study in contrasts, with textures and flavors working together in a superb melange.
- Staring back at her, by mouth gaping, a melange of confused emotions begin stewing up inside me.
- But confusion still reigns over their genre-mashing melange of styles.
- Unreliable texts, enigmatic melanges of authenticity and rampant imagination arrive on Nanson's lap and draw him further in.
- As a result of this fusion, the music played by Mambo Sound can be described as a Caribbean melange with Euro-Western taste.
- The author's failure to define clearly these terms and movements makes for a confusing melange that never comes into focus.
- Skilled dancers move beyond pirouettes with their melange of tricks inspired by the Peking Opera and martial arts.
- Poised on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, Lisbon, which was a great maritime power in the 15th century, enjoys a melange of cultures few cities can match.
- It may not be just a two-tier economic divide, but increasingly a three-tier melange which needs to be harmonized in some way.
- But its productions are less theatre and more a melange of performance art, music, video, and dance.
- Each winemaker sees this wine as a personal statement and each blend is a unique melange of the varieties in the vineyards.
- Lithological variations within the Delb Khairkhan melange suggest that the melange is derived from different tectonic environments.
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.