In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The battle was undeniably a close-run thing, but Wellington's well-judged defensive skill and the timely arrival of the Prussians proved too much for an emperor who was visibly past his best.
- Richard Quinn's calm manner and well-judged riding skills have secured him many supporters in racing.
- The film reveals itself carefully and smoothly with narrative skill and well-judged performances.
- But it would be good to see the master of comedy in his element as he tickles our ribs with his well-judged mixture of politics, philosophy and custard pie routines.
- An extremely amusing and well-judged confessional monologue about a life spent drinking tea and observing diesel engines, it started out as a word-of-mouth hit.
- The cast are all very watchable, with suitably arch but well-judged performances all round.
- The message rather overshadows the rest of the song which follows, lovely and well-judged as it is.
- Mark Bowman and Adrian Bateson both provided an exquisite combination of well judged distribution skills, powerful carries and brute strength at the tackle point.
- It's a good performance and a well-judged one from an extremely talented actress who's too often taken safe roles that haven't pushed her into new territory.
- I would advise young people to try and make well-judged choices and surround yourself with the best people and work with the best in the business.
- She put her stamp on it with a few well-judged cosmetic changes.
- This really is a seriously well-judged, modest album.
- Here, a well-judged juxtaposition allows new insights.
- In the first 25 minutes, there was some exquisite rugby, where the balance between well-judged enterprise and reckless abandon was carefully maintained.
- He is not an adversarial interviewer, preferring the clever question softly spoken, or the well-judged pause, to the taunting or haranguing approach of some other broadcasters.
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.