In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(documentos) to compare(información) to collatecotejaron las respuestas de todos los encuestados — they collated the answers of all those polled
- cotejar algo con algo — to check sth against sth
- la copia se coteja con el original — the copy is compared with / checked against the original
- cotejó el número con la lista — he checked the number against the list
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.