In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to rushto surgela gente se abalanzó hacia las salidas — people rushed / surged toward(s) the exits
- abalanzarse sobre algn/algo — to leap on sb/sth
- dos hombres se abalanzaron sobre el ladrón — two men leapt on / threw themselves upon the thief
- se abalanzaron sobre el dinero — they leaped on / fell upon the money
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.