In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1audacia feminineintrepidez feminine formal
- And be it known to you, that no man there was of such hardihood but his flesh trembled: and it was no wonder, for never was so great an enterprise undertaken by any people since the creation of the world.
- He was not only a very dexterous thief, but was notorious for his boldness and hardihood, and for the number of his previous convictions.
- Americanism means the virtues of courage, honor, justice, truth, sincerity and hardihood - the virtues that made America.
- Few nations have ever existed, who have evinced more indomitable courage or hardihood, or shown more devotion to the spirit of independence than the Iroquois.
- Similarly, this finding leaves open the possibility that female characters expressed heroism in ways not entailing physical hardihood or risk.
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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