In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- To introduce this sentiment into modern society would be madness.
- It was absolute madness, yet at the same time, it seemed like such an irresistible notion.
- I've long since given up on attempting to predict the behavior and madness of crowds.
- How do you tell where legitimate protest, in a sensible cause, shades into madness?
- He wanted to stop this madness, prevent these kids from getting into serious trouble.
- Judge Tom O'Donnell said that for Dunne to walk into a bar even with a toy gun was an act of absolute and utter madness.
- I would have pure madness to contend with and no guide-lines for appropriate behavior.
- This hilarious night of comedy and madness would also make a perfect Christmas party night.
- It seems that folly knows no nationality, and ‘the madness of crowds’ is universal.
- The duo have been entertaining audiences all over the world for more than a decade with their musical madness and bizarre antics.
- I felt that to enter the wreck below decks at this depth would be madness, even though interesting brass items shone below me in my torchlight.
- This is plain and simple madness and the people behind it have real influence.
- Given the madness and, some say, the sheer stupidity of the event, the number of fatalities is quite low.
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