In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- And no show there has ever defied that newspaper's critical omnipotence quite so dramatically as a musical prequel to The Wizard of Oz, Wicked.
- Or rather, it has become part of O'Sullivan's general omnipotence.
- The mystery of the afterlife, the questions that surround the very idea of omnipotence are vivid and real within the scope of Wings of Desire.
- All of it - omnipotence, beauty, wealth, power and more is within us.
- Perhaps, said the sceptics, we could simply demonstrate the omnipotence of the wonder weapon, without using it on people.
- Colleagues who have been frustrated by his omnipotence and intransigence in five years of government, have scented the faint whiff of blood in the water.
- It is as if an old man were to play out a joke on those younger who have yet to understand that secret wisdom which gives him a gleeful omnipotence over their actions.
- But this awareness stood alone when it was called upon to confront the omnipotence of the colonizer.
- The call wiped away a little of that aura of omniscience and omnipotence that Rubin had carried for so many years.
- It is only brute fact that shakes any of us from the single most cherished of our illusions - the myth of our own grandeur and omnipotence.
- This is clearly an argument to foster the illusive and baseless concepts of omnipotence and omnipresence.
- To rule out failure is not a policy but a wish - and a wish, indeed, for omnipotence.
- They were in their early twenties, trying to find themselves, spurred on by feelings of omnipotence.
- Suddenly the person takes on this mantle of omnipotence.
- Though presenting an image of omnipotence to outsiders, China's central government is often unaware of the details of individual cases.
- The bitter experiences and sufferings we had during the four decades of the Congress omnipotence and omnipresence can not be wiped off our memories.
- The Enterprise is now all alone - the same plot device used in Voyager to mitigate the omnipotence of the Federation.
- The entire system hinges on omnipotence at the very centre.
- The game grants you omnipotence over an assortment of medieval soldiers, serfs and craftsmen, who are your humble pawns as you bid to establish your reign.
- A consequence of the infant's belief in the Father's omnipotence is the conviction that all suffering could be eliminated if only the Father wished it.
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.