In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- After an aide warned that using God's name would create the wrong impression, Blair complained that his team was a ‘most ungodly lot’.
- Cell phones, iPods, capitalism, and democracy - instruments of control will sequester ungodly urges.
- The days are evil and the ungodly are against us.
- Gore has chosen to respond to the Republican attempts to portray the Clinton administration as immoral and ungodly by moving even farther to the right.
- We are a godly people, which makes our enemies ungodly, even demonic.
- They compare civil union legislation to legalizing inter-racial marriage, which was also once considered ungodly and unnatural.
- So where does your ungodly and corrupting tour of the world's backstreets and fleshpots take you this month?
- This ungodly revelation seems to fly in the face of his Christian faith, which he says did not play into his storyline, not on any conscious level anyway.
- The vague and tenuous hope that God is too kind to punish the ungodly has become a deadly opiate for the consciences of millions.
- Some ungodly evil force stepped in, intent on bringing about his death.
- Furthermore, I will never bring myself to describe such an intense and ungodly sight as this abomination of evil.
- If somebody wanted to sit down and have an espresso in a cafe, they shouldn't have to do it in the same place where people were doing such immoral and ungodly things as having a beer.
- But vilifying a group, saying that they are evil, ungodly, unnatural or conspiring to take over the world is not sufficient.
- But by the same word the heavens and earth that now exist have been stored up for fire, being kept until the day of judgment and destruction of ungodly men.
- There's something ungodly about it.
- ‘She was a lesbian, so she was regarded as a man-hater and a freak, and something that was ungodly,’ says Broomfield.
- Apart from scandals that have rocked the sacred houses, there is an increase in the ungodly activities of the men of the pulpit and some of their flock.
- So we should not be pulled by strings of fear that the terrorists attach to our lives with their inhuman and ungodly acts.
- My explanation hereafter was declared ungodly and insane because, as he maintained, I had no right to discredit the role of prayer in soccer matches.
- As he commented that I'm not entirely sure how it works, but I suspect it's an ungodly act of Satan, I immediately felt I should respond in kind.
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.
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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.