In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- We oversimplified his argument in last week's report and incorrectly suggested he wanted the funding for the recreation centre, and apologise.
- But arguing about theories of isolationism versus interventionism is to me a bit too reminiscent of Leftist devotion to oversimplified theories.
- You may think that this example is oversimplified.
- I have always had problems with these oversimplified concepts, usually driven by certain buzz words.
- I think this statement is so oversimplified as to be dangerously misleading.
- And it is all too easy in such gatherings to oversimplify issues, to applaud our own outlook, and to dismiss the opinions of others, sometimes with more than a trace of sarcasm.
- But that argument, in my view, oversimplifies the matter.
- Once again, you have drastically oversimplified my previous statements.
- Best of all, it is not oversimplified or thesis-driven.
- I've oversimplified things above to make the trial a little easier to understand.
- If you do not really look at something, it is easy to oversimplify it.
- This desire for social engineering shows that the Treasury has a caricatured and oversimplified idea of the world outside, as one would expect from people widely insulated from real life.
- This formulation of the problem is naturally oversimplified, but it allows for general observations.
- Lack of professional skills often leads to underemployment of advanced military technology and oversimplified use of sophisticated weapons.
- In reality, however, this view of infectious disease is oversimplified.
- It's not a be-all-and-end-all kind of idea, but it's an idea that stops and makes you think in what is often a grossly oversimplified area of debate.
- That's oversimplifying things in order to make good sound bites.
- Second, cultural relativist arguments may oversimplify the complexity and fluidity of culture by treating culture as monolithic and moral norms within a particular culture as readily ascertainable.
- Other readers have also suggested that I oversimplified the distinction between theory and fact.
- Even if people get the general impression right, they will often oversimplify the details.
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.