In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1formal(announce)(independence) proclamar(independence) declarar(love) declarar(law) promulgarthey proclaimed him emperor — lo proclamaron emperador
- Figuring out the variables previously mentioned, the Army proclaimed that the sound barrier had been broken.
- In its November 26 announcement, the National Bureau of Economic Research proclaimed that the recession had begun last March.
- Despite the IMF's recently proclaimed commitment to eradicating poverty, Fund officials were sharply critical of the plan.
- Al-Jazeera broadcast a videotape in which he proclaimed that the United States will be defeated in Iraq and Afghanistan.
- The bill also authorized the president to proclaim that Americans traveling on belligerents' ships did so at their own risk.
- The Army, in Cromwell's presence, proclaimed that they would put the king on trial as soon as they were in a position to do so.
- Suddenly the announcer proclaimed that Beezer had been selected in the fourth round by the Rangers.
- The announcer proclaimed that Ty Roberts was up to bat.
- The Washington Post and some other media in Hong Kong are proclaiming that Vote Favors Independent Taiwan which I don't think is necessarily true.
- MicronPC, the USA's third biggest direct PC vendor, this week proclaimed its second profitable quarter in a row.
- Publicly, the State Department proclaims that one of its ‘most essential tasks’ is to provide assistance to U.S. citizens incarcerated abroad.
- And despite frantic efforts to resuscitate him, after 45 minutes the international official was proclaimed dead.
- President Woodrow Wilson, in 1914, made an official announcement proclaiming Mother's Day as a national holiday that was to be held on second Sunday of May.
- Lastly, there is Pakistan's loudly proclaimed intention of using nuclear weapons at the slightest provocation.
- Oil and Gas Journal's editor, Bob Tippee, proclaims that commodity markets work.
- As her manifesto proclaimed: ‘I do not see it as my job to invent problems for women to be afraid of.’
- Waving to his cheering troops, he officially proclaimed victory over Iraq.
- In the afternoon a banner proclaiming his victory is unrolled and held by supporters.
- Why not proclaim to the world in decisive terms our own importance?
- William Hague can proclaim that he will cut taxes and boost spending until he is blue in the face.
- Band concerts, parades, ceremonies around liberty trees, patriotic plays, and slogans on official stationery proclaimed that concern.
- When the discovery of the giant comet Hale-Bopp was announced in 1995, Nancy proclaimed that it didn't exist.
- This declaration proclaims that all individuals are equal and entitled to certain freedoms and rights, both socially and culturally.
- Prior to his assassination, he had proclaimed that Guinea-Bissau would declare its independence from Portugal in that year.
- Even some go so far as to proclaim that communism is a state form of Christianity.
- The Declaration of Independence, written by Thomas Jefferson, proclaims that Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness, are God given rights.
- Fifty years ago people had difficulty ‘accepting’ inter-racial marriages, and today publicly proclaiming that intolerant view is not acceptable.
- Not so long ago, some techies proclaimed that communications technology and the Web would make geography irrelevant.
- Even when you are unhappy, your very being proclaims your strength.
- When they are captured, they will often loudly proclaim their innocence.
- It is too early to proclaim that things are spinning into control on the nonproliferation front.
- The publishing firm which carries his name, Calder Publications, modestly proclaims that it publishes ‘the most significant literature of the twentieth century.’
- The death of Princess Diana set off an explosion that jolted many reporters into proclaiming that human feelings matter - a lot.
- For instance, their campaign booklet proclaims that ‘today, successful sires are required to impregnate hundreds of mares every year’.
- A bumper sticker on Plant's car proclaims, ‘Oysters are Habitat Forming.’
- There was another roll of thunder proclaiming the gods' anger.
- The Foundation proclaims that through this and other early work Sherman ‘set a new agenda for contemporary photography.’
- Cub fans are everywhere, proudly proclaiming their loyalty to what outsiders perceive as a lost cause.
- All those Africa charity ads proclaim the same message.
- We now invoke a deity when we recite our Pledge of Allegiance, and our currency clearly proclaims the basis of our laws; can compulsory adherence to Christianity be far behind?
- Opposition immediately arose in the astronomical community, which proclaimed that such money would be better spent on telescopes.
- She proudly proclaims that she was once in public relations for the nuclear industry.
- The message of happy family living is proclaimed loudly as the reality of violence is all but dismissed.
- Cars sprayed with paint proclaiming love and support line the lane leading through the Los Olivos valley to his home.
- Everything the two of them did clearly proclaimed how in love they were.
- In her Washington Post column the morning after Powell spoke, Mary McGrory proclaimed that ‘he persuaded me.’
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?
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