In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1autoparodia feminineparodia de sí mismo feminine
- Now, almost a decade later, his words sound like self-parody.
- As a result, she made innuendo and self-parody into a fine art, writing the scripts of five out of her nine Hollywood movies.
- It would have enabled Webber to pull off the magnificent feat of taking self-parody to the edge of the cliff and then running right back to tell a creative story.
- At times their ignorance degenerated into self-parody.
- As with the late cinema of Pasolini, it's hard to know where provocation ends and camp self-parody begins.
- It is funny, as unintentional self-parody often is.
- On second thought, Al may have a career in self-parody.
- Continue peddling misery and you risk self-parody.
- Unlike many actors of his generation, he has respected and honed his talent rather than squandered it indiscriminately or succumbed to the rigor mortis of self-parody.
- In either case, this backfires because his fans may feel robbed of witnessing his all-conquering self-parody, but I digress.
- Never before has Apple soared to such heights of self-parody!
- His deft portrayal of English stoicism and self-parody brings a welcome humour and poignancy to the production.
- He has tip-toed to the edge of self-parody and beat an honourable retreat.
- I wouldn't have characterized it as self-parody.
- Perhaps there is even an element of self-parody.
- By the end, self-parody was his only reliable source of income.
- To make an album like this you've got to have lived music for more than 20 years and yet never settled for clichés or self-parody.
- Isn't satirizing self-parody akin to shooting fish in a petri dish?
- We may feel that we have heard it before, but not as if we are reading self-parody.
- They dance along the knife-edge of self-parody and total irrelevance, but they never topple over.
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