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 persona)nakednessme sentí inhibido por su desnudez — I felt inhibited by her nakedness
- consideraban la desnudez como algo natural — they considered nudity as something natural
2(de una habitación, un paisaje)barenessla verdad en toda su desnudez — the simple, unadorned truth
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.