In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
2(falta de correspondencia)existe un gran desfase ideológico entre ellos — ideologically they are totally out of phase / out of step
- hay un desfase entre su madurez física y su desarollo mental — his physical maturity is out of step with his intellectual development
- debemos romper este desfase — we must stop lagging behind
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.