In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Derechoto suelo demandé por daños y perjuicios — I sued him / I brought a lawsuit against him for damages
2.1(pedir, exigir)to demandque Dios y la Patria me lo demanden — (formula used in certain oaths) so help me God
2.2Latin America (requerir)to requireun trabajo que demanda mucha dedicación — a job which calls for / requires great dedication
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.