In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- He delights in enraging his enemies.
- The question of the food that children eat enrages me, as do the companies that produce television advertisements, which are, not to put too fine a point on it, full of outrageous lies from start to finish.
- As one song led to another, I decided that there was no point leaving somewhere where I was having such a great time for somewhere which almost inevitably enrages me.
- He was trying to tell us that this was for our own safety and that he had orders but I think he was also wary of enraging the crowd.
- And that enrages me, because I have not read a single mainstream review that sought to appreciate Gibson's basic, powerful imagery on its own terms.
- This will be a mammoth task as it risks enraging people already sceptical about the treaty.
- Sigh… do I have to expound on the way this aggravates and enrages me?
- What enrages me about the article is the comment that Catherine made regarding the use of services by architecture students.
- It enrages me that they relentlessly makes programmes that pander to youth, when the majority of the population is over 45.
- What enrages you now is not last night's bad behaviour but a lifetime of bad behaviour and the marriage is over.
- On one occasion a very enraged customer was dragged screaming and shouting from the shop.
- ‘Everything about her home enrages me,’ he snaps.
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.