One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘The first, the Xuezhai Qiao, is five minutes from the bus station by the two-stroke tricycle taxis the Chinese name onomatopoeically bengbengche.’
- ‘And don't forget Harley-Davidson motorcycle riders can onomatopoeically describe their bikes at idle by uttering potatopotatopotatopotato.’
- ‘In ‘The Ox Pull’ these methods serve onomatopoeically.’
- ‘No doubt because bang is perceived to be onomatopoeically imitating the sound that it designates, the word also functions as an ideophone.’
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