In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1championshipganar/perder un campeonato — to win/lose a championship
- se clasificó para el campeonato — she qualified for the championship
- de campeonato
- tengo una resaca de campeonato — I have a terrible hangover
- por el campeonato
- comió por el campeonato — he stuffed himself silly
- nos reímos por el campeonato con sus chistes — his jokes really cracked us up
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.
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