In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Last year the junior football side managed by John Creedon and the junior hurling side managed by John Egan reawakened much interest.
- Brubeck helped reawaken an interest in jazz after the Second World War and sparked a new style which characterised American jazz in the 1950s and 60s.
- Perhaps they are missing because, however important, they do not bear hard on the immediate question of social defeatism - on the deep changes that might reawaken and remoralize the nation.
- He said: ‘The introduction of the London congestion charge has reawakened interest in the model.’
- Fake photos or stories planted in the press might reawaken interest.
- Presumably Don's voyage into his past and around the country reawakens his interest in life.
- But the conflict had reawakened French interest in Italy, and in 1619 a dynastic marriage was concluded between Charles Emanuel's heir and Louis XIII's sister.
- As new imaging technologies offer us graphic evidence of the visible humanity of the growing fetus, our moral sentiments may be powerfully awakened or reawakened.
- Recent economic uncertainty has reawakened the need for companies of all sizes to review existing business models and concentrate on ‘cost control.’
- If anyone can help to reawaken people's interest and support in Christianity, our new archbishop certainly can - and I wish him well in his new and elevated position.
- Recent events have reawakened all of us in varying degrees to the vastly interdependent nature of life here on our beautiful Earth.
- Only the dissolution of my marriage and my subsequent sole parenthood has reawakened my interest.
- Although this proposal came to nothing, it reawakened the interest of Furnivall and others in the Philological Society's own lapsed project for a new historical dictionary.
- Her interest in medicine was reawakened when she had the opportunity to work in a rural Zairean hospital.
- The growth of rhetorical criticism in recent years reawakened interest in rhetoric of the Roman empire.
- ‘In these circumstances he feels that to warn the duke or to search his premises would merely give him a valuable advertisement and reawaken interest in his propaganda,’ an official noted.
- Most damaging of all is the rumour that the phone call that reawakened Newcastle's interest in Woodgate came from within the Leeds camp.
- Through music and dance we're trying to reawaken the voice within these people.
- Beyond sentimentality and self-indulgence, these backward glances at a naïve landscape awaken - or reawaken - the conservationist within us.
- As the late eighties approached interest in disco was reawakened.
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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.