In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- For 200 years, to be an American hero was to be mythicized as being almost biblically good.
- The characters are themselves responsible for thus mythicizing the geographical journey; each of them embarks on an ‘imagined journey from periphery to centre’.
- But by mythicising his illness he extracted more from the experience than he would had he recognised its true provenance.
- Virgil recognizes the anomaly of expunged Trojan origins and effectively mythicizes it in Book 12 of the Aeneid.
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.