In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Tell all, as enquiring minds want to hear your story.
- They raise so many questions for the enquiring mind…
- For a soldier who spent most of his life on horseback, Tipu was a man with a keen, enquiring mind and a desire to learn and move ahead.
- First we have enquiring open minds, like three year olds, constantly asking.
- Aside from the obvious things such as hard work and passion, business success stems from imagination and an enquiring mind.
- His enquiring mind made itself obvious very early on, when he put together the forerunner to AM stereo radio in a crystal set at home, when he was only 11 years old.
- Over the years David and his enquiring mind have sought out many new hobbies - some examples being i-ching, handwriting analysis, runes, astronomy and the famous ‘art course’ to name but a few.
- He had no qualifications except boundless energy, courage, a capacity to take risks and an enquiring mind.
- Pupils at the college are encouraged to adopt an active investigational approach to their learning, designed to stimulate an enquiring mind.
- It covers current technical topics at a sufficiently deep level to satisfy the educated enquiring mind.
- I started wondering about this some time ago when my delightful and then small children used their enquiring minds to read the UN Declaration of Children's Rights.
- The next level features the Invention Factory with plenty of interactive games and experiments where enquiring minds will find out about the great inventions of our time.
- Perhaps there's an interesting story there for enquiring journalists.
- Hill's sense of humour, enquiring mind and competitive spirit had made him ‘the stuff of legends.’
- Progress requires an enquiring mind and that can't readily exist without the willingness to change with the times if necessary.
- His quick enquiring mind took him deeper into the subject than the other students around him.
- There is a definite relationship between having an enquiring mind and a general suspicion of journalists and reading news intelligently.
- He had a rare artistic vision and an enquiring scientific mind and does deserve the title as the father of photography!
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.