In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1ismo masculine derogatory
- A person should not believe in an ism, he should believe in himself.
- What are tools, and what is the nature of their inherence in specific ideologies, isms, and worldviews?
- If any of you have ever wondered what postmodernism is, or what any of the other isms are for that matter, then this week's column is for you.
- There's no discrimination here in the Blogosphere; no isms to get in the way of writing.
- Values are a shared set of beliefs or creeds, convictions and ideologies, or a set of isms.
- Ideology was foreign, and impressive-sounding, and was to generate many books with chapters recounting the arguments of the various isms of which political debate is composed.
- They don't go much for isms, either, just quiet happiness is all they're prepared to recognise.
- Some politicos cling to venal isms that stunt their own thinking and the growth of the nation, and delay the maturing of its democracy.
- Seuss railed against the evil isms of his day - fascism, anti-Semitism, anti-black racism - with the full force of his tensile imagination.
- However, the most controversial character is Kitten - a writhing mass of isms and chips on her shoulder.
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.