In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Many of us have been persuaded that cooperating with power is the only way to progressively enlighten and humanise power.
- He campaigned to make public schools free, broaden education for women, and humanize the treatment of mental patients.
- But modern humanity did not understand the civilizing and humanizing mission of higher learning.
- Indeed, such unofficial communication between hostile nations tends to humanize the enemy and improve the prospects for peace and cooperation.
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.