In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The truth is, I don't get many opportunities to play the gallant knight for beauteous strangers.
- Christmas dinner is a beauteous occasion, with Dumbledore, McGonagall, and Hagrid all feeling warm and emotional.
- He breathed in the gentle, beauteous aroma as he entered the enclosure of the fence and marveled at the lovely garden kept by the songweaver family.
- But on the descent it's beauteous, because you can slide down it like a skier.
- Though not note-perfect, her technique grants her beauteous legato playing and a pearly tone.
- Fischer-Dieskau's Kurnewal is memorable for beauteous tone and his obsessive concern for Tristan.
- With the doc are his beauteous, pretty-in-pink daughter, Miranda, and a roller-skating, ever-logical robot, Ariel.
- This beauteous, beguiling album has sat on the subs' bench awaiting a review call-up since early February, and how remiss it was to fail to alert you to the spring in its step until now.
- There were grassy meadows, craggy rocks, secret caves and cover, and beauteous trees as far as the eye could see.
- This bud of love, by summer's ripening breath, may prove a beauteous flow'r when next we meet.
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.