In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(remark/writer) citable(remark/writer) que se presta a ser citadowhat he said isn't quotable in polite company — lo que dijo no se puede repetir entre gente educada
- quotable quotes — citas citables
- It was a genuinely fun wee low-budget film, and contained a million instantly quotable lines.
- It had some very quotable lines, this one being my favourite.
- This novel may have contained the highest number of classic quotable lines in history.
- So what do you think is the most quotable line from a movie?
- There are better, more quotable lyrics throughout the album.
- An example was the governor's State of the State address, which included a quotable line on the snoozy topic of governmental reorganization.
- Presumably, the quotable lines are highlighted.
- He showers you with quotable quotes and his interviews are peppered with sensational statements.
- That's got to be as poor a metaphor as I've ever seen, and if it's one of the book's quotable high points, the volume is in trouble.
- The disappointment will stem from the fact that a single viewing is not enough to leave a vivid memory of a single line of quotable dialogue or a scene that has real emotional impact.
- This film is eminently quotable, as it quotes many sources itself.
- In the ‘more things change, the more they stay the same’ department, here's a quotable quote.
- One of the writers, who shall remain nameless to protect the innocent, really scored with the quotable line of the evening.
- Like Graham himself, the 24-minute announcement speech was solid and sensible but devoid of quotable rhetoric.
- In Washington, just about everyone wants to be a pundit, the wise and respected quotable somebody who keeps popping up in newspapers and on television.
- His achievements in football were unbelievable, but he succeeded in transcending all that and became one of the most interesting and quotable characters in the country.
- Young Mirza, however, is perky, confident, and quotable.
- He has received several teaching awards, as well as the unprecedented award of being ‘the most quotable professor’ by MathSoc.
- Oh, and it's definitely for me, it's the most hilarious comedy I've seen at the cinema for a long, long time, full of immensely quotable lines and an absolutely awesome supporting cast.
- And not only that; it is also a play with relatively little memorable poetry and few quotable lines.
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