In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- For the first time in several minutes, I looked up from the instruments and saw rime ice on our windscreen.
- Pelchat was 500 feet north of the summit when he noticed an oddly straight piece of rime ice standing five feet off the trail.
- The town looked like a lunar landscape, with everything covered in rime ice.
- A mix of clear ice and rime ice is formed when droplets vary in size or when snow, various-sized droplets and ice pellets make up the mix that is hitting the plane.
- We occasionally peered into the inky blackness, left and right, to check the rime ice on the wings' leading edge.
- A single stanza, perhaps the first, makes an excellent introduction to prayer or rimes of meditation.
- He was a playful man, so his way of talking was in riddles and rimes and he was poetic as well.
- Then reading instruction programs that emphasize onsets and rimes should be better than those that emphasize phonemes or whole words.
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.