In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Wider success came with the orchestral rhapsody España, composed after a visit to Spain in 1882, which remains his best-known work.
- The strange songs he would sing during his morning shower were a constant source of bemusement to all who had the luxury of hearing his rhapsody.
- As in the rhapsody, Hadley's music makes its subject appear with utter clarity in the mind's eye.
- Small's score turns into a gloppy Middle-European rhapsody as she walks into the old man's office in a shining black metallic gown and feather boa.
- Being Sunday, several families were on the Necklace Road to take in the classical rhapsodies.
2(ecstasy)to go into rhapsodies over / about sth — extasiarse hablando de algo
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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