In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- They are able to infiltrate friends and family completely unsuspected, and carefully pull off this ridiculous covert operation, until things start to get hairy.
- Quite frankly, there might one day be an unsuspected benefit from union's decision to end its gentlemen's agreement limiting payments.
- Hence, the possibility that the apparatus, for some unsuspected reason, consistently generates 2.7-nm steps seems remote.
- What he suggested in 1859 was that several previously unsuspected small planets existed, orbiting closer to the Sun than Mercury.
- The current data argue strongly that it is also not caused by irregularities incorporated into the tubulin lattice or by the presence of unsuspected subpopulations of microtubules.
- It is fascinating in a direct and amusing way, has many unsuspected facets and possibilities, it is simple and basic, suits him quite well, and attests to his good taste.
- This study used the troponin T assay to investigate the frequency of unsuspected cardiac damage among patients presenting with an ischaemic stroke
- By such an approach we may not only move astrology forward, but astrology may become a means of leading human thought along new paths, by disclosing interrelationships which are at present unsuspected.
- Perhaps most amusingly, my study also showed that a previously unsuspected variable - ‘task-orientation’ - was a good predictor of political party preference.
- The fact, revealed by a post-mortem, that his heart was much diseased - an ailment quite unsuspected during his life - would make it possible that death might in his case ensue from injuries which would not be fatal to a healthy man.
- A moment of illumination can also reveal unsuspected incongruities as in the conclusion of ‘Ode to Plurality.’
- One might say that the presence of an unsuspected dimension leads to consideration of extra information that one had previously ignored.
- I repeat what I wrote in the May issue: ‘He is a historian of great talents, with a gift for illuminating unsuspected aspects of the past.’
- A few days before my baby was due, ultrasonography showed a previously unsuspected breech presentation, and attempts to turn the baby were unsuccessful.
- Accordingly, the clinician should be alerted to the possibility of an unsuspected AAT abnormality in liver disease patients manifesting ‘unexplained’ PAS-D inclusions.
- ‘Even the unsuspected family pet let loose in the countryside can cause great distress to sheep, including pregnant ewes and lambs,’ he said.
- For the gentleman in question, this passion seems to be his ‘one thing,’ yet it too garnered unsuspected consequences; his wife had an affair out of sheer boredom.
- An exciting new development has emerged in this project, and it serves to establish that those dusty geniuses of early times had other, hitherto unsuspected, talents and insights.
- It is this key combination of actors that anoints artists, invents audiences, projects unsuspected sources of art from the margins to the centre.
- The hepatic excretory defect is mild, stable, and unsuspected until the system is stressed by the presentation of a large load of bilirubin from a bout of intravascular hemolysis or an extensive interstitial hemorrhage.
2(not under suspicion)libre de sospecha
- During one of those days, there was an unsuspected visitor.
- It was a perfect day for travelers who were in need of supplies, myself included; but also, it was a perfect day for thieves and bandits to snatch goods and money from unsuspected victims.
- A city waitress hit the headlines this week after serving an unsuspected customer - the Lord of Darkness Himself.
- On a grimmer note, a previously unsuspected enemy - the Soviet Union, now bent on spreading communism worldwide - replaced the foes that had just been vanquished on the battlefield.
- She worked at a bank and they paid quite well, and everything was going wonderfully until two unsuspected people pulled a gun while she was at the counter.
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.