In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(conversación/discurso) to make … more enjoyable(discurso/conversación) to make … more interestingla fiesta fue amenizada por la orquesta Santini — the Santini orchestra provided the entertainment / the music for the party
- amenizó su conferencia con numerosos ejemplos — she made her lecture livelier / more interesting by the use of numerous examples
- estos detalles amenizan la travesía — these little touches make the crossing more enjoyable / more pleasant
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.