In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Strict gender segregation is sanctioned by the state and society.
- This kind of segregation may be self-imposed - but it is also the result of decades and centuries of injustice.
- It is also a city of exploitation and segregation and fear.
- In the first round segregation came about at the level of the locality itself, as people moved to blocks inhabited by members of the same community or faith.
- Both are oil towns with amazingly strict class segregation.
- Like so many institutionalized evils, segregation ultimately depended on public accommodation.
- Horizontal segregation exists when women and men work in different types of occupation.
- Several spoke about the need for more and better publicised youth facilities, an end to segregation in schools, and the problem of drug dealers in their communities.
- We all grew - as students and people - with the experience of integration after years of segregation.
- I couldn't speak to housing patterns and other forms of segregation.
- Occupational segregation occurs from a very early age.
La política de separar a ciertos grupos del resto de la comunidad, especialmente en razón de su raza. En EEUU la política de segregación, especialmente en los estados del sur, privó a los afroamericanos de sus derechos y los obligó a asistir a colegios, utilizar hoteles, restaurantes y cines etc., separados de los blancos. La campaña en favor de los derechos civiles llevó a la aprobación de la Civil Rights Act of 1964, que obligó a los estados del sur a terminar con esta práctica.
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.