In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Sportcaza femininecacería feminine(boots) (before noun) de cazahunting knife — navaja feminine
- the hunting season — la temporada de caza
- Thus the kind of domination represented by big game hunting had altered significantly.
- But anti-hunt protesters say her story does not alter the fact that hunting is cruel to animals.
- This organisation was set up to defend and promote the use of terrier dogs in the hunting of wild animals.
- He said that a recent opinion poll suggested that 80 per cent of the British public believe that hunting wild mammals with dogs is cruel.
- As access to once remote forests grows, so does the risk of greater ‘bush meat’ hunting, or the hunting of wild animals for food.
- Big game hunting has long been a controversial topic.
- With wild lands cleared for agriculture and game hunting on the rise, populations of cougars and other large predators took heavy hits.
- The Inuit rely heavily on subsistence hunting of walruses, whales, seals, and other animals near the top of the food chain.
- In most other parts of Europe this type of hunting has been banned, I just can't understand it!
- Bulgaria's resources in the field of game farms and hunting are really great.
- Fishing and game hunting are different though, it's done for food and you generally don't tend to chase the animal over miles of countryside.
- She was the goddess of hunting, wild animals, childbirth, nature, and the harvest.
- Both were situated by the village's port, where the activities related to whale hunting had been pursued for almost a century.
- The money which would need to go into policing a ban on hunting would be immense.
- China does not allow hunting of these animals in the wild.
- Game hunting in South Africa has flourished into a multi-million-rand industry and the Eastern Cape has surpassed all the other provinces in its success.
- Wild hunting, fishing, and wood cutting are not allowed.
- Advocates for banning foxhunting in England argue that hunting and killing animals with packs of dogs is cruel and unnecessary.
- The country was very rich in game before widespread hunting began.
- For some Americans who grew up with different cultural influences or who live in parts of the country where hunting is popular, game birds are familiar fare.
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.