In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- A short walk along the causeway to Horrid Hill is a must, followed by a longer walk along the tideline to the reedbeds at Motney Hill RSPB Reserve.
- If you've left many footprints along Gulf Coast tidelines, you know what a special moment we shared.
- He had begun to dig diligently along the low tideline and had captured two clams.
- Oystercatchers and starlings pattered on the tideline.
- The hot water of summer increases the stress factor for captive shrimp, and the race to the tideline can be tense.
- The camera follows riverbanks and tidelines with predictable regularity.
- These delightful visitors from Scandinavia and northern Russia spend winter days on the windswept saltings, shingle strands and tidelines.
- There was a large yacht out in the bay, and walking along the tideline was a man with a metal detector.
- All are clean-looking products built to last on the tideline.
- You don't just get the four seasons in a day here, you get them concurrently; when it seems like winter on the tideline, it can be summer in the streets.
- On one occasion 11 rails were recovered on the tidelines between Blakeney and Morston.
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.