In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1exactitud feminineprecisión feminine
- What's needed is some mental stretching to recognize the fact that usually what is called for is some degree of practical commercial acceptability rather than mathematical precision or laboratory exactness.
- Improvised circus sounds like a bit of a contradiction in terms, since circus by its very nature requires precision, planning and exactness.
- After this feeling of awe at the terrible precision and exactness of the world, I began to experience another emotion: irrelevancy.
- As the pictures show, tiling is a craft that requires precision and an exactness to ensure that it will remain intact and secure for many years to come.
- His English translator complimented him on his thorough inductive exactness.
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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.