In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to lackcarecemos de los medios económicos necesarios — we lack / do not have the necessary financial means
- el documento carece de interés — the document lacks / is without / has no interest
- carece de valor — it is worthless
- sus palabras carecen de todo sentido — her words mean absolutely nothing / make no sense at all
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.