In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Within these putrescent pools, black pycniospores fuse to form hyphae growing toward the opposite leaf surface.
- Thus it is that one often comes across a line of startling beauty and brilliance in an otherwise putrescent poem or page of prose.
- If you want to sample this putrescent variety of Shakespeare, go for ‘Measure,’ which is clearer, better written, and more ferocious.
- For idleness does, in all cases, inevitably rot, and become putrescent; - and I say deliberately, the very Devil is in it.
- And I will gladly tell you about that putrescent scum.
- Dismantle, annihilate and devastate the whole swelling, putrescent edifice of surfing once and for all.
- On the left in the bedding are the putrescent remains of a rope ladder.
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.