In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(scope/interests/horizons) ampliartravel broadens the mind — los viajes amplían los horizontes
- The article broadens out from these beginnings into a savage attack on both political apathy and nakedly self-interested politicians.
- This volume sets out to correct the imbalance, though, inevitably, the theme broadens out to a variety of aspects of motherhood.
- In ‘The Queen's Court ’, the exhibition broadens out into a more thematic display.
- What began as an attempt to pacify the peasantry soon broadened out into an attack on privileges in general.
- And afflicted people will tacitly struggle against such connotations until the spectrum of acceptance broadens and mental impediments are no longer considered disabilities, but respected facts of life.
- At the same time, it broadened out into the full range of modish telecoms services, including internet and data traffic.
- This discussion broadened out to cover many aspects of travel photography and rounded off a most enjoyable evening at the Camera Club.
- As Deborah Coddington rightly pointed out, that broadens out the definition to provide protection where it is needed.
- ‘Right Livelihood’ means avoiding trade in arms, prostitution, animal slaughter and it also broadens out into how one shares one's life with others.
- This can be broadened out from Crowley, if you like, to take in other authors.
- I think the definition has broadened out considerably, and that is a good thing.
- This discussion of technical aspects of narrative broadens out in this essay into a criticism of the capitalist system and its effects.
- That is where the definition can be expanded and broadened.
- On the other hand, those wanting to keep the term say that the field is broadening and needs to encompass a greater range of areas.
- Mr Walsh praised the industry's efforts in broadening and expanding its market reach at EU retail level.
- With this in mind the Westport branch of Sinn Fein has called for the proposed workshop to be broadened out.
- But when the plot broadens in the second act - with the pair joining forces to take revenge on Ata's aforementioned, good-for-nothing husband - the action becomes farcical and unconvincing.
- Here, players must deal with the lines the boat directs them along, though the ability to briefly let go of the rope to access distant areas broadens the possibilities a little.
- Research interests are broadening in scope to ask questions such as: What are the causes of different rates of ageing of mental abilities?
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.