In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(aumento, beneficio)bonuscon la prueba facultativa se obtiene una bonificación de 30 puntos — the optional test is worth an extra 30 points / carries a 30-point bonus
2(descuento)discountlos pagos al contado llevan una bonificación del 10% — there is a 10% discount for cash payments
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.