In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- I thought being human was all about goodness and sharing, not about greed and selfishness.
- It is based upon greed and selfishness and the only god is profit, regardless.
- In an era dominated by greed and selfishness, they acted with phenomenal selflessness.
- As a manifestation of petty selfishness and greed such meanness is hard to credit.
- His examples from the past reveal that greed, hubris and selfishness often impeded recognition of a problem until it was too late.
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.