In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- There was never supposed to be any hierarchy in her classroom; no cliques were allowed.
- Strangers become friends, friends become cliques and cliques become vast drinking scenes.
- The West generally ignored its own cultural cliques, who were regarded as peripheral and of no consequence to political events.
- I'm guessing that flying scene there resolves around individual cliques that communicate in private.
- Not surprisingly, the school is as bad as the city; there are numerous gangs and cliques.
- It was found that certain cliques of countries within the same geographic region, like Greece and Cyprus, are likely to vote similarly.
- Cliques can be bad, when cliques start ganging up on other cliques, making mountains into molehills.
- It must also avoid cultural cliques and the editor must be ‘free and untrammelled’ by any committee or board.
- Its reputation in recent years has been that of a party dominated by small elite cliques.
- The hopes of the people have been dashed too many times to believe that they can rid the country of the ruling clique with the ballot.
- I had no idea that the smartest of the Indiana population had cliques.
- The tension is mostly created by Caz, Jules and Hen; their clique is the one the other girls most wish to join.
- Interestingly, cliques generally became less integrated as the number of minorities rose.
- I hope that you all will get to know him and allow him to join our wonderful clique.
- This procedure identified 13 distinct cliques over the course of the observation period.
- The prestige and appeal of their manners radiated far beyond the exclusive social cliques of Damascus itself.
- In our close-knit cliques we gossip about a variety of topics even though we complain about the parents who do it.
- Kellin always had these mixed up schemes to try and pull her into the popular clique.
- There he catered to couples, snazzy middle-aged divorced female cliques and peevish teenagers.
- At that time, he hadn't joined any of the cliques he could have, staying alone, talking to a few other guys at a minimum level.
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