In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- She was interrupted in her reverie by a sight of a man, clad in black, descending the hill with some rapidity.
- It may be in part accounted for by much energy being expended in the rapidity of the transmission.
- He can tell by the rapidity of the bleeps that he is close by now.
- For example, there are several cases on record of third-degree burns healing with extraordinary rapidity.
- To record the rapidity, force, breadth, or intensity of movements, Laban required additional notations.
- The rapidity with which you work through further evaluation depends on whether you have any other health complaints or not.
- My only real problem with the game is that you can lose your hand with frightening rapidity.
- However, neither the scale of the phenomenon nor its rapidity of onset during or following allopolyploidization is known.
- Rapidity of thrust generation is accordingly coupled to torsional agility in pitch.
- The tidings spread with wonderful rapidity in the wilderness of Judea.
- In the cadenzas, Cziffra rips out the single note runs with a rapidity usually reserved for piano roll "performances."
- The rock liner for the junction pockets is glasslike due to the rapidity with which it cooled during formation.
- The rapidity with which the Indian government has abandoned its previous foreign policy precepts underlines the fact that there is no going back.
- What's striking about the sequence is the rapidity with which the numbers grow larger.
- You mentioned being fascinated by the rapidity of some of these electronic devices.
- The length of each symbol corresponds to the rapidity of the gesture.
- This would contribute to the apparent rapidity of the oxidation event.
- It won't be anything on the scale or the rapidity of the surge in Iraq.
- The Red Army would then move with great rapidity to concentrate against one enemy division.
- But, if by any accident the parachute is not expanded as he falls, the rapidity of the fall will not be checked.
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.
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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.