In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Leaving Rome and heading south or east, you find a tendency of shortening non-stressed vowels and reducing them to schwas.
- In another example, we observed that only 28% of the teachers could correctly identify the sound of a schwa, as represented in the final syllable of the word ‘happen.’
- Of these, 36 have a clear schwa as their vowel.
- The ‘o’ is pronounced like the ‘uh’ that grammarians everywhere know as the ‘English schwa.’
- Although not represented in the conventional alphabet, schwa is the commonest vowel sound in English.
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.