In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(belt) cinturón negro masculine(belt) cinto negro masculine(belt) cinta negra feminine Mexico(person) cinturón negro feminine(person) cinta negra masculine Mexico
- Many of them are black belts in other martial arts too.
- Chris gained his black belt in both karate and judo almost 25 years ago.
- My father is a black belt in karate and I grew up with him, so I was involved in the martial arts.
- They also trained the police students who all held first or second black belts in judo or kendo.
- Some judo black belts joined him as they were fascinated by the art that allowed one to throw everyone easily to the ground.
- Then she hired a fourth degree black belt in karate and did martial arts training.
- He became an 8th degree black belt in Judo and Aikido, as well as a 7th degree black belt in Kendo.
- Sensei Ortino has been active in the martial arts for well over 30 years now, and holds black belts in several different martial arts.
- He had done martial arts since he was five and had earned a black belt in karate.
- In 1974 Parker awarded Elvis an eighth degree black belt in Kenpo karate.
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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.