In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Even so, she suffers simultaneously from that perennial thespian complaint of neuroticism fuelled by depressing self-doubt.
- Actually, they said that it was my thespian talents that made them choose me, and they said that my voice was adequate, but they'd prefer it if I kept improving it.
- CEOs also tend to be rather hard-headed and pragmatic, while creative thespian types are probably a bit more sensitive.
- Then comes another barrier: that old thespian adage about never working with children or animals.
- Maya Maron, who plays the daughter who keeps the family from coming apart at the seams, has been singled out as a major new thespian talent in Israel, due to the strength of her performance here.
- So if you aren't too totally absorbed in thespian pleasures, listening up could deliver you some extremely interesting and quite timely information.
- They share a flat in Glasgow, while resting from thespian duties that somehow don't materialise.
- So, is her daughter showing any early signs of following in her parents' thespian footsteps?
- This year, she has appeared in a trio of movies and has failed to show any noteworthy thespian skills.
- I wanted to argue, or display my thespian skill by claiming a dying relative or dire emergency.
- His concentration on style, however, leaves us with an emotionally tinny thespian drama.
- I don't envy anyone that thespian task, but she gets the job done superbly.
- It's also a virtuoso display of theatrical pyrotechnics, though acting, in the thespian sense, doesn't get much of a look in.
- John Gielgud, along with his two contemporaries and friends, Laurence Olivier and Ralph Richardson, dominated the thespian scene for much of the 20th century.
- For these uniquely thespian presentations they sometimes receive great sums of money.
- This wasn't the result of some sudden outbreak of thespian talent, but rather part of a science/art crossover project called Genes Talking.
- Massey, who was raised in the old school of thespian behavior, thought that Dean's mood swings and prima donna behavior were unprofessional.
- Imperial prosperity produced audiences keen to sample thespian delights and able to afford to.
- No one in her family had ever displayed thespian leanings before.
- Growing up on the tough Lawrence Weston Estate in Bristol, thespian tendencies were not encouraged.
- Ironically, the past few months could bring a fresh appreciation and attention to Kelly's thespian abilities.
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