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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- If there's a common thread running through Payne's films it is a strong sardonic sense of humour through which characters embrace life's vicissitudes.
- He took refuge in booze and the beginnings of drug availability, and was headed, if not for catastrophe, at least for significant vicissitudes.
- If they speak to women readers of their personal vicissitudes in a way that is helpful, if they offer incantations for women to use in time of trouble, so much the better.
- This contrast underscores the insulation which the Indian economy had enjoyed from the vicissitudes of world capitalism.
- It is possible there may have been several vicissitudes of changes wrought upon the same part of the Earth.
- This was partly because, prior to these decades of vicissitudes, the early modern traditions were well established.
- However, such were the vicissitudes of English fortunes that the link with wealth was far more complex than King and Defoe appeared to recognize.
- These are the vicissitudes of all life forms, including humans.
- Once again we see how the fortunes of modern European science intertwined with the vicissitudes of colonial expansion.
- If that isn't an antidote to the vicissitudes of life, then what is?
- He is as sharp a chronicler of the vicissitudes of love as he ever was.
- Prevailing orthodoxy is that children are psychically frail creatures who require constant protection to cope with life's vicissitudes.
- Governments cannot protect citizens from all the circumstances and vicissitudes of life.
- Yet the singer grew up watching what those did to her divorced parents, and has since seen her brother grappling with the vicissitudes of celebrity and fleeting chart success.
- Perhaps nothing can demonstrate the city's vicissitudes better than the changes of its landmarks.
- Mick seems typical of those noble people, the ethnic Irish in Britain, who retain a love of Ireland and face life's vicissitudes with a smile.
- In any event, Malley began playing open stages, where crowds enthusiastically applauded her take on the vicissitudes of love.
- The concern for security was also a major point when I moved in three years ago (more on its vicissitudes later).
- Their crass intrusion into these areas as the face of public authority claiming to protect women from the vicissitudes of interpersonal strife is destined to end in disaster.
- No matter what fate threw his way - war, the vicissitudes of commerce, the long arm of illness - Jim lived every day as if it were his last.
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.