In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(reconocido)admiredun pintor muy admirado en su época — a painter much admired in his time
2(sorprendido)amazedme quedé admirada al verla — I was amazed when I saw her
- ¿pero cómo lo lograste? me preguntó admirado — but how did you do it? he asked me, amazed / in amazement
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.