In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- ‘Chocolate is a potent mood modifier,’ says the author.
- Corporate food modifiers go around in lab coats and play with petri-dishes and DNA.
- We've hired therapists and behavioral modifiers, parent effectiveness training.
- Some eastern Albertan farmers hold weather modifiers responsible for further disrupting the natural water cycles and dehydrating their already parched land.
- When a modified work were downloaded or streamed, both the creator of the original work and the modifier would get a share of the resultant revenue.
- This is a serious look at America's extreme body modifiers - think tongue splitting, elective amputation and the like.
- OK, so there's no way a sea breeze is a classic cocktail, but since it conforms to the classic rule - a single spirit base and two modifiers - we'll allow it.
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.