In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The role of the judge advocate is a perplexing one.
- Religious divisions posed a no less perplexing problem for the regent.
- This has been a perplexing development through two games.
- It is perhaps the single most perplexing problem of postmodernity.
- It means he is still a vital lyricist, a mesmerising performer and a perplexing human being.
- There are many other perplexing questions that arise from this incident.
- On War is widely regarded as a perplexing text.
- These perplexing documents simply refuse to give up their secrets.
- The programme which was apparently enclosed with that letter is a perplexing document.
- France, as usual, is the most perplexing, but also the most rewarding, wine country to buy from.
- The criminal population constitute a perplexing human problem.
- The purpose of the following discussion is to explore some of the perplexing aspects of contemporary monetary analysis.
- To many in the industry, including enthusiasts, this was a perplexing statement.
- We made the perplexing discovery that no-one had ever asked them.
- Others may present some of the most perplexing problems imaginable.
- Instead, we are confronted with definitive declarations, even regarding the most perplexing of texts.
- How he plans to get it with the Daily News is an even more perplexing question.
- For a former baseball player, it is a most perplexing problem.
- The only perplexing thing is the lighting.
- The choice to invert his moniker is a perplexing one.
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