In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The results of an exhaustive study into masculinity were published this week and they make for illuminating reading.
- Police were led to the stash following an exhaustive investigation, codenamed Operation Elect.
- My list is not exhaustive, but rest assured, the most diligent research is ongoing.
- The list is by no means exhaustive but it does capture some of the main elements.
- This is by no means an exhaustive list - but it clearly shows that there's no such thing as a risk-free summer.
- Please be mindful that this is not an exhaustive collection, nor is this a representative sample.
- These are only a few examples which are neither comprehensive nor exhaustive.
- After exhaustive testing they found that a long track in the circuit board had functioned as the antenna.
- This was not an exhaustive survey but the experiences of our stranded motorists varied substantially.
- This essay has attempted to outline his themes and methods without claiming to be an exhaustive study.
- What would constitute a special circumstance defied definition or exhaustive categorisation.
- Even after going through this exhaustive process there is no guarantee that you will have chosen the right manager.
- We have been taught to conduct exhaustive studies of our chosen fields.
- There are plenty of books that offer an exhaustive account of those issues, and I took them to be the context for my story.
- The campaign group said it sent the Government an exhaustive memo detailing the allegations in July.
- After an exhaustive investigation, we received a full copy of the report, which was sent to us and translated for us.
- It also explores in exhaustive detail the way Wilson was out maneuvered at Versailles and how he left a broken man.
- Her body has never been found despite exhaustive searches by police.
- There have been other articles in British newspapers but I think the above is the most exhaustive study of the lot.
- In terms of generic iconography, Alphaville is truly exhaustive in its attention to detail.
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.