In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(valor)couragetuvo el coraje de reconocer su error — he had the guts to admit his mistake coloquial
2coloquial(desfachatez)nerve¡qué coraje! — what a lot of nerve! EEUU
3España, México coloquial(rabia)me da coraje pensar cómo me engañaron — it makes me mad to think how I was tricked coloquial
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.