In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1attachedapegado a algo/algn — to be attached to sth/sb
- no hay que ser tan apegado a las cosas materiales — you shouldn't attach so much value / importance to material things
- siempre fue muy apegado a su madre — he was always very close to his mother
- es muy apegado a la casa — he's very home-loving
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.