In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- But I had an inspiring meeting with the poetess.
- In that way, what we are accustomed to perceiving as the imaginary, challenges the so-called real and affirms Shelley's view that poets and for my purposes, poetesses, are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.
- She's not really all that mean, just a brooding poetess.
- The poetess, Rosemary, was also present at the function.
- Andrews demonstrates that writing woman is no longer the burden of that outdated creature: the poetess.
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.