In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- After being sold to a family that mistreats him, Oliver decides to strike out on his own and travels to London where he is befriended by a likeable pickpocket named the Artful Dodger.
- We cannot hunt, abuse and mistreat people in a quest for justice.
- If not, the people who mistreat the prisoners will be treated as war criminals.
- If someday you find yourself with a man who doesn't respect you and mistreats you, don't allow him to ruin your life and the future of your children's lives.
- Perpetrators can be parents who abuse and mistreat their children at home before they come to camp.
- The move by the farmers may sour relations with the government, which has in the past accused white farmers of mistreating their black workers.
- In the Quran it very carefully and meticulously says you do not mistreat visitors in your own home or visitors in your own country if they are foreigners.
- These people know nothing about traveling through the Northland, and they badly mistreat Buck.
- They would mistreat me and abuse me, and would never have trusted me wandering the ship alone.
- It has the right to beat and mistreat anyone locked up.
- He had no reason to love his stepfather, who he says mistreated him and his mother as far back as he can remember.
- There were numerous stories and testimony about how the confined people were mistreated in the past.
- The police mistreat people, and we don't condemn them too seriously for that, if it's in the distress of a riot situation.
- In fact, in some of these countries, it's routine to mistreat prisoners and do a lot worse to them than we did to our prisoners.
- Certainly we shouldn't mistreat prisoners, or unnecessarily bomb innocent civilians.
- ‘What is particularly troubling is his portrayal of Kazakhstan as a country that mistreats women and is stuck in the Stone Age,’ he said.
- When America, you know, mistreats prisoners, we hold ourselves accountable.
- A report published today by the pressure group Animal Aid claims that York livestock market mistreats its cattle.
- What happens when an industry mistreats its customers and its suppliers?
- Historians generally agree that the Trek made it impossible for any government to ignore real job creation measures or mistreat workers in subsequent economic downturns.
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.