In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- El búho de Rhode Island quiere iluminar la liga.
- Pero no existe una red de búhos que sirva de conexión entre los distritos madrileños, salvo las conexiones incluidas en los itinerarios ya existentes.
- Colocación del búho real disecado para atraer a los aguiluchos.
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.