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English linguist who contributed to linguistic semantics and to prosodic phonology and who was noted for his insistence on studying both sound and meaning in context (1890-1960)

a long narrow estuary (especially in Scotland)

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But businesses in the port of Invergordon fear this would could give the Ross County chairman control over access to and from the Firth.
Emma Stone, at only 25, hadn't been waiting nearly as long -- but she notes her family dog IS named Alvy, after a classic Allen character, and she can keep up with Firth in a spontaneous recounting of the bank robbery scene in ''Take the Money and Run.
As UTC ramps up production of its commercial and military aircraft systems and engines, Firth Rixson will provide valuable parts for UTC's legacy and next generation programs, including Pratt & Whitney's PurePower engine family, and UTC Aerospace Systems Boeing 787 and Airbus A320 programs.
Just opened THE STARS Emily Blunt, Colin Firth THE VERDICT Firth and Blunt are excellent in this modest romantic-drama about two Americans who create different identities for themselves as they try to carve out new lives.
CITY of Newcastle's Bethany Firth secured her fourth gold of the Para-Swimming International Meet in Glasgow.
Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman meet in 1980 aboard a train and swiftly begin a romance, but love isn't enough to salve the wounds caused by Firth's years of torture at the hands of the Japanese while building the Burma Railway during the Second World War.
Their new partnership onscreen in the drama The Railway Man went so well that Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman have made two further films together.
In what was described by prosecutor James Neary as "a malicious act of retribution by a disgruntled employee", Ian Firth smashed two large windows in the offices of estate agent Peter Large in Prestatyn.
London, November 9 ( ANI ): Cameron Diaz says she fell under the charms of Colin Firth while shooting for their new film Gambit.
OSCAR-WINNING actor Colin Firth was yesterday made a CBE by the Prince of Wales - whose grandfather the actor brought to life on the screen.
Summary: Colin Firth heads to tonight's Oscars "as close as you can get to a dead cert" to winning the Best Actor Award.
Britain's Colin Firth won his first Oscar on Sunday for playing a stammering monarch in "The King's Speech", crowning a virtual clean sweep of the movie awards season.
THE King's Speech star Colin Firth has admitted he doesn't support the monarchy.
COLIN FIRTH last night welcomed the success of The King's Speech at the Oscar nominations as a "royal flush".