In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in contract, treaty)cláusula feminine
2Linguisticsoración femininecláusula feminine
- When I get around to putting those clauses in a cohesive sentence, I'll get back to you.
- Associated with these tendencies was a greater focus on single words, rather than on phrases or clauses.
- Each experimental group was given instruction on the formation of only one type of relative clause.
- This phenomenon is known as ellipsis and often occurs when clauses are conjuncted.
- In each sentence above, two clauses are linked by clause-chaining without conjunctions.
- I stripped the clauses and the phrases and dug into the dry dirt of my notes.
- Such clauses reflect a growing English self-consciousness, partly expressed in linguistic terms.
- What we really have here is an adjectival clause qualifying potentially a noun phrase or a noun.
- I should have known as soon as they used a clause in a sentence it was a bad idea.
- A grounded clause corresponds to the traditional category of finite clause.
- A restrictive clause is one which limits, or restricts, the scope of the noun it is referring to.
- Again, nearly all of the examples in both tables are integrated relative clauses.
- Is it possible to use the following clauses when referring to the future?
- The trick is to make the meaning slide ambiguously from clause to clause, from sentence to sentence.
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.