In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- So the Journal's assurance that there is no story here is profoundly unconvincing.
- I was not impressed with his evidence, which I found to be vague, and unconvincing in the extreme.
- Churchill's responses to the academic fraud evidence have been entirely unconvincing.
- Her motives and relationships are rendered dry and unconvincing, but her self-absorption rings true.
- People find the government's case unconvincing; they simply do not believe it.
- Her unconvincing speech was a loosely-connected string of truisms and cliches, with nary a story to give it substance.
- In the end, dogmatic reactions to sex selection are unconvincing, and often rooted in dubious unstated assumptions.
- One reviewer finds Perkins' story implausible and unconvincing, except perhaps to conspiracy buffs.
- Porter et al. acknowledge that theoretical basis of repression is weak and unconvincing.
- I find it ultimately unconvincing, although as I say, the argument may be more subtle in the book.
- I've always been frustrated by the ending we saw in the cinema, which strikes me as tonally appropriate, but utterly unconvincing.
- A relationship between Francine and her sister Dawn is tenuous and unconvincing.
- I found the principal love story to be quite unconvincing.
- Also, your gestures have grown constrained: unconvincing and simply wrong.
- Actor Lalonde is for the most part only adequate and, in the several spots where the text calls for him to cry, is utterly unconvincing.
- For example, to argue that all these crimes require some form of further intent is unconvincing, since that is not true of murder.
- Ever since the modern study of art history began in the eighteenth century, there has been a variety of more or less unconvincing answers to that question.
- For opponents of the fund that example is unconvincing.
- And the assumption that he had packed away his nuclear kit and abandoned all ambitions still strikes me as deeply unconvincing.
- In addition, I found the claimant's evidence generally to be unconvincing and unreliable.
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.