In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(acción)appearancela aparición de la fotografía en los periódicos — the appearance / publishing of the photograph in the press
- dos libros de reciente aparición — two recently published books
- [ S ] intervienen por orden de aparición … — cast in order of appearance …
- ya ha hecho varias apariciones en televisión — she has already been / appeared on television several times
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.