In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1munificencia feminine literary
- Roman towns were grid-planned and their character created by a combination of official Roman involvement and acts of public munificence by wealthy locals desirous of increasing their chances of attaining public office.
- Hindsight indicates this apparent munificence, touted as liberalism and entrenching constitutionally supported freedom of speech, wasn't primarily for our benefit.
- But thanks to the munificence shown by philanthropists, some of these children have begun to lead a life filled with pride and joy.
- One of the qualities of kingship was munificence, and generosity was always an important attribute of power.
- The town became famous and benefited from the munificence of those it helped in the form of fine public buildings.
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.