In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1popularly known as … — vulgarmente / corrientemente conocido como …
- popularly priced goods — artículos a precios económicos / populares
- That said, this work is unlikely to be popularly acclaimed or widely read, even though it has a good deal to tell us about changing French attitudes toward war and the social and political position of the army within French society.
- Grieg's score is more extensive than is popularly believed, and runs in its entirety to no fewer than 32 numbers, amounting to almost 90 minutes of music.
- As a ‘laughing gas’, it was widely abused and popularly associated with ‘drunkenness’, in much the same way that aerosol-based nitrous oxide and ether-based glue are today.
- During her lifetime, she wrote novels, plays, poetry, and philosophical meditations, but it is for her novels that she was most widely and popularly known.
- Ostentatiously, a person's income dictates his ‘taste’, which is popularly associated with his dress, the restaurants he frequents, and the people he associates with.
- That time, part of an interval of Earth's history called the Devonian Period by scientists such as geologists and paleontologists, is known popularly as the Age of Fishes.
- Now it is important to realize that what is called Say's Law was in the first instance designed as a refutation of doctrines popularly held in the ages preceding the development of economics as a branch of human knowledge.
- Since then, the word has become popularly associated with anti-colonial military activity.
- Arabs were popularly associated with moneylending, land and property ownership and close relations with the Dutch in Indonesia.
- ‘Global warming’ is the term applied to increasing average global temperature, popularly associated with the enhanced greenhouse effect.
- In comparison to many sports that are widely and popularly accepted in American culture, including football, cheerleading, hockey, boxing and basketball, mixed martial arts is relatively safe.
- Rugby, racing and beer are popularly associated with significant vernacular rituals in Australia and New Zealand.
- The Benedictines (who, like the Carthusians, are now popularly associated with a high-quality liqueur based on distilled wine) thus owned extensive vineyards.
- Thus, from the start, the right has been popularly associated with a conservative, cautionary stance, a certain defense of custom and tradition, and a resistance to idealistic innovation.
- People who work outdoors often still wear the klompen (wooden shoes) popularly associated with the Dutch.
- Saint John the Evangelist was popularly associated with Venetian rule, and showing him evoked the free and voluntary decision made by the city to join with Venice.
- While hotels, travel agencies and others are popularly associated with the service sector economy, this arena also includes those services traditionally provided by the government.
- As Russell further notes, ‘Demons [among other things] were blacks, who were popularly associated with shadow and the privation of light’.
- It was the complex impact of these exchanges between east and west that created the culture, art, and scholarship that have been popularly associated with the Renaissance.
- The field is still popularly associated more with tents than texts: stones, bones, and potsherds.
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.