In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1also deponent verbLinguisticsdeponente masculineverbo deponente masculine
- When one examines the ‘passive deponent’ verbs in question, they are a subset of the eighty-five-plus verbs that we have argued are true middles, not deponents.
- Just because an active form doesn't exist in the relatively small corpus of the New Testament, this is no reason to deem a verb deponent.
- Mounce gives the figure of approximately seventy-five percent of the middle forms in the NT should be classified as deponent.
- The adoption of such a test would sometimes require the trial of an issue or at least cross-examination of deponents to affidavits.
- I understand from the affidavits that the various deponents have inconvenienced themselves by coming to the Court today.
- The deponents to these affidavits state that they have suffered injuries which were not fully compensated for under the prior settlements.
- If that is what the deponent of this affidavit wants to say, I want to cross-examine him.
- You are the deponent of the affidavit which you have provided to the Court Registry in support of the application?
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.