In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(intelligence/ability/event/likeness) notable(achievement) sorprendente(coincidence) extraordinarioshe's a truly remarkable woman — es una mujer realmente excepcional
- it is remarkable that this has never been challenged — es sorprendente que esto nunca haya sido cuestionado
- to be remarkable for sth — destacar(se) por algo
- One of the most remarkable achievements of capitalism is the drop in infant mortality.
- But in another respect I found the results quite remarkable.
- Emily only became a senior grade four days before the competition which makes her result even more remarkable.
- I have to say I find that fact as remarkable as it is humbling.
- Things came to a head within a week, which is quite remarkable by theatre standards.
- When you look at it like that, it's a truly remarkable feat.
- And it will bear a remarkable similarity to his father's and grandfather's.
- One of the big surprises of the global economy is Japan's remarkable turnaround.
- The figures say everything about the most remarkable bowling feat in cricket's history.
- As a couple of you have pointed out, it's a remarkable coincidence.
- I love all the little things the company did to make the product remarkable.
- The government's education policies must be working, as the value added seems remarkable.
- Initially, there seems to be nothing remarkable about a group of investment bankers being mentors.
- In the end, however, Tom made a remarkable comeback by defeating Michael.
- You can't deny that it's a remarkable coincidence, the way things worked out.
- Bradley recounts one remarkable story of a naval aviator who was shot down.
- The remarkable similarities between these deposits indicate that they were formed by identical processes.
- Her achievements are even more remarkable for the fact that she only embarked on a university education in her fifties.
- I did indeed see the remarkable resemblance, the fusion of nature and art.
- One of the most remarkable achievements of modern industrial capitalism is the increase in life expectancy.
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.