In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in UK)funcionario de un tribunal encargado del orden
- So you couldn't just have a tipstaff or a sheriff or a jury officer say to the potential jurors, ‘Look, you guys surf the net, or not?’
- Let us assume, for example, that an associate has shares in a company that is a litigant and that the tipstaff's mother has invested in it.
- Civil injunctions are enforced by the court staff and not by the police, but there is no means of calling out the tipstaff or bailiff at midnight on a Saturday night to deal with a drunken partner.
- The American cases have examined these sorts of issues and we have provided your Honours' tipstaffs with some material which we will come to shortly.
- The whole judicial hierarchy, from the highest presidents in the parlements to the humble tipstaff in the obscurest rural jurisdiction, bought their positions.
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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.