In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The matter of UK versus US English continues to provoke erudite and informed opinion.
- This was not the only reason the erudite scholar refused to engage in a debate with Norris.
- But it was gripping and clever and fantastically erudite, and people became a little obsessed.
- We are a highly sophisticated and erudite population and we just seem to take everything on the chin.
- The money that comes from media exposure can blind even the most erudite scholars.
- These knowledge filled stories are written and directed by erudite geniuses.
- But, such debates could attract only limited number of people and erudite scholars.
- The Clinton debate was, it turned out, an unusually erudite discussion.
- The speakers in translation are erudite, witty, informed, expert.
- But he is also very erudite, scholarly, and has lots of fresh ideas.
- The era of the erudite, intelligent thriller, it would seem, is upon us.
- Third, they can be very dynamic and persuasive, even erudite and intellectual.
- At the other pole are specialist intellectuals who are involved in erudite discussions with other intellectuals.
- He is erudite, he is intelligent, and he is totally wrong when he comes to interpreting this legislation.
- It is very nice to be in the company of intelligent, reasoned and erudite people in these threads.
- The support and services of erudite scholars must be mobilised so that the manuscripts could be brought out in the form of books.
- He is an educated, erudite man who came home and never let the country get to him.
- He is one of the most erudite scholars of Islam in modern times.
- If my memory fails me, no doubt one of your erudite readers will enlighten me.
- In this case there have been endless erudite discussions about the advantages or otherwise of the long flowing trace for plaice fishing.
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.