In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(cómodo)convenienthoy o mañana, como le resulte más conveniente — today or tomorrow, whichever is more convenient for you
2(aconsejable, provechoso)advisableno juzgó conveniente aceptar — she did not think it advisable / she did not think it was a good idea to accept
- sería conveniente que guardaras cama — it would be advisable / a good idea for you to stay in bed
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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.