In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(lie, falseness)falsedad feminine
- And yes, one has to be vigilant in the way that he suggested and try to spot falsehoods, examples of mythmaking in the stories that people tell about the world.
- However, his piece contains inconsistencies and falsehoods that cannot go unchallenged.
- Networks merely need to avoid uttering flagrant falsehoods and committing major inexcusable errors.
- Indeed, correcting all the factual errors and falsehoods in ‘Ghost Town’ would consume as much space as the Web site itself.
- If he wins in nine days, the foundation of his victory will rest on economic perceptions based on falsehoods.
- But real wisdom means knowing truth from falsehood, knowing the difference between evidence and wishful thinking.
- Furthermore, Godel proved that any mathematical system of proofs must be either incomplete (not able to determine the truth or falsehood of certain statements) or contradictory.
- I think he means to refer to perceptual propositions - propositions whose truth or falsehood we can determine by looking or employing some other sense.
- Lately, you have attempted to cloak your actions in falsehoods and propaganda.
- These utterances/acts are outside the consideration of truth or falsehood; they are semantically empty - they can produce only meanings.
- If you set yourself up as the last word on the truth or falsehood of ads, you will immediately be the addressee of a lot of spin.
- You can teach falsehoods and half truths issue a diploma and call someone educated.
- They themselves repeatedly tell us that they think there is no such thing as right and wrong or truth and falsehood.
- As a little boy I was much given to inventing deliberate falsehoods and this was always done for the sake of causing excitement.
- Mistakes such as the one I have admitted making are construed as deliberate falsehoods.
- These two quests ultimately lead us to the truth, and it is the gradual process of uncovering both falsehood and truth that provides the substance of this movie.
- Whether the universe is deterministic, or (as contemporary physics seems to suggest) indeterministic is a question which is independent of the truth or falsehood of the completeness of physics.
- The boundaries between truth and falsehood, past and present and perception and reality are the themes in the two books that have been selected for November by Castlebar Book Club.
- He says she ‘has a high-powered intellect but the question is whether she can distinguish between truth and falsehood; and this is something which requires more than intellectual analysis’.
- Proving the truth or falsehood of Cantor's continuum hypothesis boils down to answering this: Where does the set of real numbers sit in the hierarchy of infinite sets?
- This distinction is not limited to purely speculative notions of truth and falsehood, but rather emphasizes practical moral action and the foresight that makes it possible.
- Only in politics or Hollywood is it possible to make falsehoods true and the truth a lie.
- Individualism - the belief that the individual alone and unaided is entitled to determine what is good or bad and to separate truth or falsehood - is a prevailing attitude.
- Your story contained so many misconceptions and falsehoods, one scarcely knows where to begin.
- The historian is interested in the truthfulness of his own understanding of the various sciences, not in the truth or falsehood of the science itself.
- Lynch's parents read the story, laughed at the ludicrous falsehoods, but made no attempt to correct them.
- There is a grain of truth in both these stories, surrounded by falsehoods.
- Worse, the more successful a liar is, the more likely it is that he will also fall prey to his own falsehoods.
- This argument mixes so many distortions, falsehoods and tendentious points that it's not easy to know where to start.
- He is a purveyor of falsehoods when it suits his partisan purposes.
- It requires our full humanity - our rationality, our ability to sort out truth from falsehood, our intuition, our compassion, our vision, and our morality.
- Irony is a magic wand of literary interpretation that can turn words of love into hate, good into evil, and truth into falsehood.
- He had two lives: one, open, seen and known by all who cared to know, full of relative truth and of relative falsehood, exactly like the lives of his friends and acquaintances; and another life running its course in secret.
- The problems of another transitional period provide the substance of Stage Beauty, an intelligent, entertaining examination of the line between illusion and reality, truth and falsehood, love and sex.
- They are using falsehoods to justify their potentially detrimental activities.
- Yet it had a single end; like Piers Plowman before it, and Pilgrim's Progress afterwards, The Faerie Queene led the reader along the path upon which truth was distinguishable from falsehood.
- Although most falsehoods detected in this study were inconsequential, fibs do have financial implications.
- No one contests their falsehoods, inaccuracies, and sins of omission on a point by point basis.
- ‘We can't verify or assume the truth or falsehood of the information,’ she says.
- All of us are often tempted to get what we want, even if it requires saying falsehoods.
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.