In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(proceso, actividad)designla teoría del diseño inteligente — the theory of intelligent design
2(resultado)designconstrucciones de diseño funcional — buildings with a functional design
- un defecto en el diseño — a design fault
- el diseño de esta tela es muy llamativo — this fabric has a very striking design
- muebles/ropa de diseño — designer furniture/clothes
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.