In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1de incógnitoshe didn't long remain incognito — no permaneció en el anonimato mucho tiempo
- Dr Johnson was famously won over after a long conversation with the King in 1767, while numerous stories abound of the King visiting farms incognito.
- Her new book Dirt Cheap is an expose of life ‘at the wrong end of the job market’ and involved the author working in a string of low-paid jobs incognito.
- He showed up at the games incognito and stayed in makeshift barracks.
- The road to perversion is cast with such anonymous faces, individuals incognito.
- On Sunday morning, Meena had teamed up with her friend Ramba and the two had tried to make an incognito visit by car to the Subramania Swamy Temple at Maruthamalai.
- ‘I don't remove my mask in the presence of people, it would ruin that whole incognito thing I have been going for,’ he said half joking.
- As the incognito president cries out for justice, the police inform him that he is a wanted man.
- With the president said to spend no more than one or two nights in the same place, to travel incognito and even to employ mustachioed, cigar-chomping lookalikes, this could prove easier said than done.
- The crime writer had a horror of the press, and she would always attempt to travel incognito, choosing places where she was unlikely to be recognised.
- And perhaps such a chance encounter could turn out to be the equivalent of winning the lottery, when a minor favour to an incognito king brought great reward.
- He ended up dying - fighting against his own people incognito.
- With cyber con artists hungry for ways to launch attacks incognito, the study found that at least 1 million computers were under their control worldwide.
- Over the next month judges will visit each of the restaurants incognito and give their verdict.
- As for Mussolini, rumours circulated that he attended one of the performances incognito.
- They waited while he filled two glasses with a pale brown liquid and gave them to the incognito agents.
- When he is in Austin, he wears a hat and sunglasses and does the whole incognito routine.
- Turns out the rap sheet is a mile long - and he, like me, goes incognito.
- With distinction and excellence writ large over their existence, even when they are forced to live incognito lives, their brilliance soon gives them away and the rest of the less endowed people are soon after their blood.
- Charles, now 22 and eager to be married, persuaded his father to let him make an incognito romantic journey to Spain.
- There was certainly a Green and Labor presence trailing in his wake but the majority of the abuse was launched at him from incognito locals.
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