In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Derek stroked my hand lightly, interlacing his own fingers with mine.
- ‘All right,’ the principal started, interlacing his fingers and placing his hands calmly on his desk.
- Liz smiled gently taking his hand in hers, interlacing their fingers.
- She leaned forward and draped her arms around her knees, interlacing her fingers.
- Davis nodded, taking a seat behind his desk and interlacing his fingers underneath his chin.
- He pays for our drinks and as we go outside, he takes my hand into his and interlaces our fingers.
- Williams took a deep breath, interlacing his fingers above his head and trying to keep a cool head.
- I snake my arm behind your neck and interlace my fingers together.
- I interlaced my fingers and lifted them up to my lips so that the tips of the forefingers were touching my upper lip.
- Thick wooden supports braced the wall every few yards, and even the gaps in between the logs were filled with a mesh of sticks and branches interlaced like a rough basket weave.
- He took my hand, interlacing his fingers through mine, and stood up.
- She grinned at him and took it, interlacing their fingers, as she always liked to do.
- Brandon was absently playing with a strand of Chasity's hair, wrapping it around his finger, tucking it behind her ear and interlacing it between his fingers.
- I stared at our hands as he interlaced our fingers.
- She interlaced her gloved fingers together around the soup, whatever it was, allowing the steam to rise up and touch her face.
- She closed her eyes and put her arms behind her head, interlacing her fingers.
- For a moment, she was afraid he was going to reject her until she felt his hand covering hers, interlacing their fingers together.
- Somehow, you must record that other sheet and interlace one image over the other to decipher this code.
- Keeping your legs straight at the knees and your heels pushed towards the ceiling, take your arms over your head and interlace your fingers, turning the palms away.
- ‘It's the best prank of the year,’ I informed him, interlacing our fingers.
- These dance pieces will be interlaced with a multi-media/movement installation by Aven.
- Lovano's music is described by critics as interlacing the past with the present.
- These bits are interlaced with the usual interview cuts from Lawrence, director David Raynr, and the production team.
- The remark provoked raucous laughter, and the balance of the first game was interlaced with a slew of lewd speculation.
- It is an association of place and memory that draws him to interlace the past with the present.
- But Shakespeare scholars realized that the actual text was interlaced with lines that cut against Olivier's theme of martial glory and royal heroism.
- A prologue and sixteen scenes are interlaced with a twelve-note theme and fifteen variations for orchestra alone.
- She carries this particular comparison throughout the book, interlacing it with different theme songs and characters or sayings that are similar to the points she wants to make.
- But the childhood stories are interlaced with more recent remembrances.
- This time we listened to speeches by university administrators and church officials who spoke of the essential relationship between faith and learning, interlacing their talks with references to the mandatum.
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.