In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Although adjacent to dense forests altered by silviculture, vegetation in the swale resembles that of boggy pine savannas or flatwoods.
- Central to their beliefs was the idea that small farmers and trees did not mix, that agriculture and silviculture did not mix.
- Five sites each occurred within forested landscapes disturbed by agriculture and those disturbed by silviculture.
- Experience from other countries shows that major gains in forest productivity can result from incremental or intensive silviculture combined with improvements to tree species.
- Current activities, such as navigation channel dredging, hydroelectric power production, agriculture, and silviculture, will not be stopped by the listing of the sturgeon.
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.