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 no disgrace to try and fail but to waste so much possession without having a go from scoreable positions is unforgivable.
- But investigating a pupil's sex life would be an unforgivable intrusion.
- This was an aberration on my part but I make no excuses for what was an unforgivable incident.
- Plans to introduce tougher planning rules are unforgivable.
- For the latter, the act is unforgivable and the perpetrator irredeemable.
- To go into someone's house and be obscene is unforgivable.
- Members see any concession not as a necessary compromise but as an unforgivable sellout to a sworn enemy.
- To compound this unforgivable error of judgement, I then only gave his work a cursory glance before allowing him to leave.
- Life Changers teach us to forgive ourselves for things we imagine to be unforgivable.
- And what's particularly unforgivable is the way the theme music is ruined.
- If you feel the infidelity is unforgivable and you cannot move on from the affair then it is time to leave.
- If women knew that their spite will go unrewarded, perhaps fewer would stoop to this despicable, and unforgivable, crime.
- Prejudice can take many forms, most of which are unforgivable.
- That is an unforgivable failure, in my judgment, and one that we ought to debate.
- What is most unforgivable is to leave and not see your child.
- What Will had just done was, by the driver's standards, unforgivable.
- This is unsisterly and unforgivable, and actually counter-productive.
- That they disintegrated to an ill-behaved rabble, with senior players in open dissent, was unforgivable.
- I guess it's unforgivable that I read them before I give them to her.
- It was then, and then only, that I decided to embark on the series of actions that I now agree were unforgivable.
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