In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in speech)(babbling/grunt) inarticulado(person) con dificultad para expresarseshe was inarticulate with rage — no podía hablar de lo furiosa que estaba
- Family meals can be a good forum for voicing opinions, for trying out ideas and even for gauging how an inarticulate teenager is feeling, allowing a parent to pick up on a small but strongly felt injustice before it causes a row.
- He should have been frightened, tired, nervous, uncertain, inarticulate.
- I'm not a public speaker to begin with, and so what if I just embarrass myself, or come across as inarticulate and incoherent?
- Reading, which not only requires but creates solitude, takes us to the edge of inarticulate solitary experience in the company of other writers and other readers.
- For the inarticulate Trevor, ‘I think you're really cool,’ is a major statement of devotion, and ‘buck up, little camper’ is the best consolation he can offer.
- Beverly strained to hear his inarticulate words.
- Although I don't consider myself unintelligent or inarticulate, I don't tend to have the courage of my convictions when called upon to air my opinions.
- Their strong leader was inarticulate, arrogant, confused and immature.
- Thoughts and emotions are not communicated or portrayed so much as suggested, truncated and dispatched with inarticulate pseudo-sophistication.
- He comes across as a shallow, inarticulate man, simplistic in speech and inauthentic in manner.
- My opening post was pretty ill-formed and inarticulate, but I'm glad that people have an idea about what I'm getting at.
- If they are not tongue-tied, they are either inarticulate or brash.
- This is also not to say that the artists were in any way unintelligent or even inarticulate (although some were); many were very interesting to listen to.
- He's a little dumbfounded at reviews of the film that criticize the repetitiveness of some dialogue or inarticulate speech, two of the aspects that make the film feel true.
- He becomes completely inarticulate and unable to close the deal, as it were, because he loves her too much!
- I would think long and hard before assuming that inarticulate speech and a gift for malapropism are indicators of stupidity.
- He yelled something inarticulate containing the word ‘demon’.
- Speechless and inarticulate, they are bound together forever in their sense of loss and love for a young woman, whom they never really knew nor understood.
- Paradoxically, his inarticulate speech and inchoate thinking vividly express his frustration and anger: he has no skills with which to cope effectively with the inevitable set-backs of his life.
- It's the one where he played a dumb sullen inarticulate Brooklyn paint-store clerk.
- He was verbally inarticulate and could not enunciate a clear concept or formulate ideas.
- It is difficult to say when the idea of Australians as an inarticulate and laconic people took hold, but by the twentieth century this had become a staple of Australian cultural criticism.
- The majority of the crew shouted inarticulate phrases and their calm, concerned visages turned to shock.
- Well, you know, there's different kinds of intelligence that I - it's very clear that a lot of people that have really strong instincts as actors are very often inarticulate.
- His hidden rolls of writings are found, and unexpectedly writing again becomes his salvation when the prison superintendent, an inarticulate oaf, makes him write love poems for his girlfriend.
- For more background on that, you should read the three posts I wrote back then, the last of which has enough pictures to give a sense of the whole concept without the effort of ploughing through my clumsy inarticulate prose.
- These characters may be inarticulate, their words awkward attempts to express existential disquiet.
- If the standard less-than-a-page short poem characteristically is uninterested, if not inarticulate, on the subject of time, it is no less implicated.
- Young males are particularly criticized for greeting others quickly in an incomprehensible and inarticulate manner.
- Today, only the host is allowed to be that and he surrounds himself with inarticulate stagehands, delicatessen owners and others who are guaranteed to never come up with an intentional funny remark.
- When the play was filmed in 1951, his brutish, inarticulate Kowalski unleashed a cry of anguish that would echo down the decades.
- The point, however inchoate, inarticulate, and immature, was to register dissent with the status quo and to assert some measure of individuality in a stultifying, conformist atmosphere.
- Quasimodaspis, along with the inarticulate brachiopods that are the only other fossils so far recovered from this locality, was probably transported from a shallower facies.
- The Trimerellacea are a small group of quite large inarticulate brachiopods.
- The Discinids are a small long-lived group of inarticulate brachiopods with chitinophosphatic shells.
- This small group of Linguliform inarticulate brachiopods includes only about 14 known genera.
- The Brachiopoda for example, was present, but greatest diversity was shown by inarticulate brachiopods (like the one in the upper middle, from the Upper Cambrian of Iowa).
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