In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(de una función)es muy diligente en el desempeño de sus funciones — he carries out / performs his duties very diligently
2América Latina(actuación)performancenadie puede criticar su desempeño como presidente — no one can criticize his performance as president
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.