In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Kleptomaniacs, kitchen drinkers, Fatal Attraction type psychos, obsessive-compulsives, and other problem individuals are usually discovered in this phase.
- I don't want to be put in there with a bunch of crazy psychos… I'm not a bad person.
- Second, my best friend and crush is being stalked by crazy, murderous psychos.
- The speech was basically: men are psychos, Americans are psychos, the Americans want to exterminate the planet, and naked protest will end the nuclear age.
- It's unpleasant, but it's more unpleasant to be faced with true psychos / junkies on the subway.
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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.