In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1poco comercialthe village is unspoiled and uncommercial — el pueblo no está nada estropeado ni comercializado
- These were independent works, shot mostly with actors unknown outside Denmark, dismissed as perverse and uncommercial and thus poorly distributed beyond Europe.
- A few indies have stood out, but works of significant art, or important social comment, have been largely seen as uncommercial.
- It's highly uncommercial to have the story meander like this without narrative momentum.
- The trade-off is, I get to go make something uncommercial that will probably lose money.
- It was Korda's own favourite of his films, but the downbeat story of an artist at odds with society was uncommercial, and with two flops in a row and large new studios at Denham to run, Korda temporarily hung up his directorial hat.
- Dorati was working on Decca at the time to let him record all 104 symphonies by the uncommercial Joseph Haydn.
- I did feel pressure to make the movie personal and idiosyncratic, even if it meant being uncommercial or making some viewers scratch their heads and go, ‘What the hell was that?’
- Joel's idea was that if you spent one cent per e-mail then spamming would become uncommercial.
- Marginal discoveries are those that would appear to be uncommercial to develop using traditional methods but are perhaps economically attractive should some innovative ideas be applied.
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.