In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- He was a powerful figure in the Vatican and a guardian of orthodoxy for a very conservative pope.
- To this extent the Lib Dem thinking on fiscal policy is firmly rooted in the orthodoxies of the 1970s.
- Holism was the unquestioned orthodoxy of the Western tradition of practising medicine and investigating nature for the two millennia before the nineteenth century.
- The practice of politics is based on rigid orthodoxies that defy empirical testing.
- One need not subscribe to orthodoxies - proper beliefs-in order to pray to God.
- Emerson's worldview, repelled by orthodoxies, was open-ended, evolving, unspecified, rejecting all incarnations as strictly pro tern.
- Those who challenge widely accepted orthodoxies, believing them to rest on sand, will need to ensure that their own challenges have secure foundations.
- The apparent orthodoxy of forbidding all orthodoxies is a philosophical puzzle in liberalism since John Locke.
- Socrates believed in the intrinsic value of asking honest questions and challenging orthodoxy.
- The orthodoxies of fiscal rectitude and monetary restraint are no more.
- The cover tells us a lot about the book itself, particularly its aim which is to give designers a kick-start, an infusion of new ideas or challenge existing orthodoxies about Web design.
- New doctrinal and linguistic orthodoxies were put in place to institutionalize the gains made by revisionists in the name of pluralism and inclusivity.
- Radical innovators challenge the dogmas and the orthodoxies of the incumbents.
- Rosenberg builds on Marx's work in order both to criticize prevailing orthodoxies in international relations theory and to develop an alternative theoretical position.
- His ideas themselves went against the dirigiste orthodoxies of his age and discipline, and earned him much disdain and opprobrium.
- Rejecting orthodoxies and abstract theories alike, the neoconservatives tended to operate in close proximity to ongoing events.
- Indeed, challenging public orthodoxies about the past in a constructive and sympathetic way is one of the most valuable contributions that the historian can make in the museum sector.
- He was distinctly nervous of orthodoxies and almost physically pained by rigid doctrinal systems.
- She knows all about political correctness and challenging prevailing orthodoxy.
- It is true that past scientific orthodoxies have themselves inspired policies that hindsight reveals to be seriously flawed.
- The Kharijites tolerated no slight deviance from their orthodoxies and ideas of morality.
- No-one should argue against teaching future citizens to think critically and to subject orthodoxies and truisms to rigorous examination.
- The more basic problem lies in the undoubted decline, for a significant minority, of assent to previously popular orthodoxies and ideologies.
- So in the end, the internet gives us the opportunity to make more nuanced expressions of our political worldview, which makes obsolete old orthodoxies and old definitions of left and right.
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.