In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
Río de la Plata
1es muy baquiana en esas lides — she's an expert in that area
- un jinete muy baquiano — an expert rider
sustantivo masculino y femeninoFeminine baquiana
- Baquiano no encontramos, pero si una empresa de excursiones que en una combi nos trasladó, junto a otros turistas, hasta la alta montaña.
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.