In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- That this is a rare eventuality is itself a tribute to the consensus, cross-checking and mutual agreement that informs much of the news that makes its way to the news desk.
- In addition, the graphics editor must be in constant communication with metro editors, reporters, the news desk, and the copy desk.
- The idea for a comedic take on a woman invading the all-male bastion of the news desk, in the 1970s, was inspired by a decidedly more serious documentary on the women who actually broke that glass ceiling.
- The press were on a battle bus, but no one had told me about battle buses, so I kept the taxi all day and told the news desk I did not have the right accreditation for the bus.
- I think we at this journal's news desk can go further.
- If you have any memories or can help in any way then please contact the news desk at the Citizen and we'll be delighted to pass on the information or maybe even feature your memories in the paper.
- He spent hours working with the copy desk and the news desk to ensure that the headlines were eye-catching and that the play was appropriate.
- His Lordship fears for the physical safety of the youths and does not intend to allow some tabloid news desk to engineer bloody, and newsworthy, vengeance.
- The news desk doesn't like to give out an email address either - in case they get too many messages.
- The design director, a masthead editor or the news desk should be consulted on doubtful cases or proposals for exceptions.
- She has also worked as an editor on the national/foreign news desk of the Chicago Tribune.
- We're going to hang up at this end but the news desk wants you to wait by the phone in case there are any queries.
- It was the news desk in London asking me to get into work to cover the story that ricin had been found on Capitol Hill.
- Rather than contacting a lawyer, he called the Denver Post and asked for the news desk.
- There are enough old hands at a news desk at any given time to know what the untouchable subjects are.
- Even wire service reporters cannot beat them because the former must file copy to a news desk before it is published.
- While working on the news desk in the Mirror, she took stock of ‘what was getting in and what wasn't getting in’ to the paper, particularly the English editions.
- Well look, discipline is certainly part of the process, and perhaps that's a cue for me to take a move from the news desk over to the lectern.
- After three years as a reporter on the Star, the Mail poached him to run its foreign news desk and he rose to be executive editor.
- It's clear something is going on at the Sci / Tech news desk at BBC News Online.
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.