In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(poem/review/author) satírico(comment/tone) satírico
- There's nothing even vaguely satirical or ironic about this story.
- They soon acquired a satirical and disrespectful tone which made the authorities uneasy.
- His first job was for a satirical magazine in Tokyo.
- Moore's satirical documentaries have progressively taken on stories with larger scope and greater importance to the world.
- I wouldn't say that they were classically satirical in their approach.
- A sense of seething danger underlies this satirical Absurdist piece.
- While often sarcastic and satirical, Hendrie sounded very serious about this offer.
- I occasionally write for a satirical youth magazine based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
- Hailed as a prodigy in the US, critics have frothed over her ability to switch from elegant jazz to rap to complex satirical songs worthy of Sondheim.
- As these lines make clear, the poem is a bitingly satirical attack on those who profess to respect the Ten Commandments, but in fact betray their spirit at every point.
- I bit my bottom lip holding back from being equally as satirical back.
- Two of these cartoons, from the pages of the satirical London magazine Punch, are reproduced here.
- At times of extreme national, local and individual trauma, when is it acceptable to be cynical, critical or satirical again?
- I'm thinking of becoming a book reviewer or a satirical writer, or maybe a sociological analyst or an entertainment specialist.
- The Victorian charm remains strong in this novel of misadventure, and seems even more satirical in the context of today's society.
- While satirical and amusing, the film appears to suffer a lack of energy, which would give it a much, needed edge.
- The most powerful performance poets blend personal experience with political rhetoric, creating polemics that often have a bitingly satirical edge.
- The novel is 130 pages of dialogue, savagely satirical and lively, with lines that would not disgrace a top-flight sitcom.
- I would have thought they wouldn't have realised the satirical subtext of the book.
- Not all readers of Tokyo Weekender will be aware of the existence of a satirical British fortnightly called Private Eye.
- It's true that this movie is bitingly satirical, and that stands as one of its better qualities.
- But maybe the worlds of contemporary classical music and savagely satirical musicals aren't as far apart as they seem.
- These albums tend to involve a fully ironic approach, as opposed to one that is merely satirical or parodic.
- It's a sharp satirical jab at the world of consumer-obsolescence - and a crackingly entertaining story, too.
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