In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Rellenando las originales cerradas con papel albal sale bastante mejor.
- Ahora solo necesitas el horno y un trozo de papel albal.
- Si se hubiera puesto papel albal encima me habría quedado igual.
- El Luisma se acabó un porro envuelto en papel albal.
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.