In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(niño pequeño)child¿casarse?, pero si es una criatura — she's getting married? but she's hardly more than a child / she's a mere child
- pero criatura ¿cómo te has podido creer eso? — you silly thing, fancy falling for that!
2(cosa creada)creaturelas criaturas del Señor — God's creatures
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.