In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- On seeing the picture, it evoked pleasant memories of times spent at school in the past.
- Full of existential angst and loneliness, her paintings are able to evoke an empathetic response from the viewer.
- Peaches evoke memories and bring out the best of summertime activities.
- The short man glared at him, displeased that he evoked no response.
- In particular, this perspective evoked a big response from young people.
- Words are flashing in my mind, recollections of a time past, evoking specific feelings, recalling certain events, ones I do not wish to recollect.
- Stress related factors might also influence interpretations of abuse, and evoke different responses in the victims of abuse.
- Memories of Ireland evoked a sadness, even bitterness, that cast a long shadow over the experience of family in the United States.
- Is it possible the movie set out to evoke a cinematic response in the spectator to mimic the characters' internal quandaries?
- A second argument holds that a modified procedure might evoke negative responses in patients, leading to a decreased willingness to participate in future research.
- Jewels, which have a definite presence in most of the counters, evoke a good response from the customers.
- I really need to jog my memory to evoke images of the place.
- On the other hand, crying evokes physiological responses that increase the production of stress hormones.
- Clearly, these kinds of images of the miserable at play will evoke horror in the minds of every sane person.
- A sociobiologist evokes much the same responses from his traditional behavioural science colleagues as would a Marxist in a business school.
- They are gruesome and evoke fear in the minds of their devotees; not love.
- This little temple is a true artistic achievement because it causes a shift in consciousness and evokes those feelings that we commonly call spiritual.
- So these things have to be handled very, very delicately, and the way I'm trying to do that is to evoke a sense of memory as opposed to a sense of anger.
- What's to say there's not a homeless soul on a cold Dublin street who occasionally glances at a digital photo - using the memories evoked by the image to hold onto reality for yet another day.
- The forecast evokes dismissive responses from auctioneering and estate agency spokespeople
- He smelled like strawberries, an innocent summery scent that flooded over and through me, evoking memories and images of a time not so long gone.
- To my mind it succeeds in evoking the excitement and interest inherent in mathematics but so often overshadowed by complexity and social fear.
- Less easily quantified will be the emotions evoked by the memory of Persian Punch, who won 20 races in his career, the last of them on the Heath exactly a year ago.
- The bird in hand image immediately evoked a memory I had from childhood.
- The use of the word ‘pepper’ came into existence when it was observed that chili evoked a similar response to that of black pepper.
- Stalking, once established as a social problem, evoked a rapid response from the criminal justice system.
- Such heady language evoked a strong response among political refugees who were indeed sharpening the sword of vengeance on their own suffering.
- A sudden change from a familiar system to another evokes doubt in the minds of the public.
- He thought that a circle of a particular colour touching a triangle at a specific juncture could evoke the same response in the viewer as the hand of God touching Adam in the Sistine chapel.
- The book has evoked responses from people living with brain damage and members of the medical profession as well as those who've read it as a family story.
- The principal reason for this is that poetry evokes a pre-determined response.
- It captures honest moments of weirdness, but it also manipulates images and music to evoke emotion.
- In subjects with reduced androgen levels, stimuli that normally evoke a stress response are significantly less potent.
- The representation of the disabled has historically been heavily stereotyped with aversive images that evoke pity and fear.
- The result evoked an angry response from demonstrators outside.
- As he discusses individual musicians, he illustrates how art intensifies human experiences and how music evokes powerful emotions and memories.
- The doctors said that if any response was evoked it was among a few middle aged and elderly patients who were already highly motivated to modify their drinking behaviour.
- The narration, music and images combined to evoke fear and loathing in my impressionable pre-teen mind!
- Exchanging stories and memories of the lost servicemen have evoked complex feelings, they said.
- The number of stimuli per 10-sec stimulation train that failed to evoke any muscular response was recorded.
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