In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- These exchanges are often undramatic and, surprisingly, there is little tension, just an overwhelming sense of not wanting to be there.
- The pair of stories on obsessive and thwarted travel were inherently undramatic and for that reason we wanted to put them on stage.
- But making a film undramatic doesn't make it ‘real.’
- If you wish to experience how undramatic a play can get, check out his Our Lady of Sligo.
- Yet for all its spectacle, including the climax, when Orpheus is all lit up as a constellation, the ballet's narrative element is undramatic and Bintley's love duets are disappointingly bland.
- But Alex Poch-Goldin's stage adaptation is surprisingly undramatic.
- But it rarely happens this way, because these apparently blank, undramatic films can also be full of feeling.
- This novel's the only kind of sustained novel I've done in the first person, and writers here will be aware that the first-person's a very undramatic voice, almost by definition or by its nature.
- What the actor does - lie down, get up, shower, eat - is not scripted and is undramatic in the extreme.
- Also Goad explains, ‘The writing is remarkable poetry but it almost becomes undramatic.’
- In this undramatic scene, we see not merely a moment of an era gone by, but the expression of a much deeper, enduring human verity that lies beyond appearance.
- This Little Life is like that - unassuming, undramatic, moving, utterly compelling and highly recommended.
- Messiah is uncharacteristic of Handel's oratorios in part because of its largely undramatic, more contemplative, nature and its text, which is compiled from passages in the Bible.
- This undramatic recording by Opera Lafayette of Washington DC stems from a 2002 staging.
- The writing style grips the attention from the dramatic opening to the wonderfully undramatic quote in the sign off paragraph.
- In one sense this is an undramatic play: two characters on stage, one alone speaking; but it is not.
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.