In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- It is harder - or so one might think - to maintain illusions about the self-induced nature of poverty when the conversation shifts to the working poor.
- I'm there to upset the status quo of someone's self-induced limitation.
- One pathogenic method strongly associated with eating-disordered cognitions and behaviors, specifically bulimia nervosa, is intentional, or self-induced, vomiting.
- Perhaps my finest hour for sheer self-induced mortification was the Christmas when I was just 18.
- For the life of me, I cannot imagine any non-comatose thinking person in the 1930s not seriously contemplating a socialist solution to capitalism's self-induced catastrophe.
- Paralysis is self-induced as literally demonstrated by the viewer's reaction to the work.
- It raises the spectre of a self-induced, albeit temporary, recession in the world's biggest economy and a consequent reduction in demand for Irish exports which now exceed €100 billion.
- They think they are unclean and their condition is self-induced.
- Considering the frequency with which the above names keep turning up at these panels, perhaps maybe the stasis is a bit self-induced?
- In desperation I turned to that old standby, the self-induced trance.
- The findings also showed a clear increase in the amount of people engaging in potentially dangerous behaviour to control weight gain including fasting, excessive exercising, self-induced vomiting and the misuse of laxatives.
- There are a lot of areas where the market could be shifted to curb further destruction caused by what could be self-induced fires.
- There was a lot of pressure on the boy, partly self-induced, but he responded magnificently.
- There has never been a time when there have been more accessible sources of information from which to become informed on the issues, so get out of that self-induced cave and inform yourself.
- Without a positive, forward-looking case for nuclear power - instead of it being presented as something necessary to save mankind from almost certain self-induced doom - the argument will never really be won.
- For the rest of us, this will probably qualify as something of a loss, if only because this nasty, wicked little place will no longer be able to offer up an instructional lesson in the costs of self-induced isolation.
- It's even of more concern when the fact that much of it is self-induced is taken into account.
- Characteristics due to self-induced abuse, such as alcohol, drugs or glue-sniffing, cannot be relevant.
- As a general rule, a parent cannot avoid child support obligations by a self-induced reduction of income.
- Their addiction is self-induced, and it is obviously giving them pleasure.
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.
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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.