In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Swallowtails, cabbage whites, skippers, and orange sulphurs follow scent trails to the tiny patches of flowers blooming furiously in the middle of the city.
- Eleven inches above his head a small white cabbage butterfly hung, caught in a beam of sunlight.
- If I have an infestation of slugs or snails or cabbage white butterflies then I will get rid of them in whatever way I choose.
- The cabbage white butterfly was introduced from Europe.
- Keep cabbages, Brussels sprouts and cauliflowers covered with horticultural fleece or a fine netting to prevent cabbage white butterflies from laying eggs.
- Tell me, can the cabbage white butterfly really count?
- The cabbage white and its caterpillars are doing fine and aphids like greenfly are likely to benefit from warming.
- For example, many homeowners had gardens, which contained cabbage, broccoli, and other crops as host plants for cabbage white caterpillars.
- Although the caterpillars of some butterflies, like the cabbage white, are considered vegetable garden pests, you should never use pesticides - even biological ones - in a butterfly garden or you'll destroy your intended guests.
- Kales need little attention apart from controlling aphids and cabbage white butterfly and will grow well in most garden soils.
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.