In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(apartamento/fondos/espacio) availableen este momento no tenemos ningún puesto disponible — at the moment we have no vacancies
- la habitación 102 está disponible — room 102 is available / free
- cuando estés disponible me llamas — call me when you're free
- no tengo tiempo disponible para hacerlo — I don't have / I can't spare the time to do it
2(funcionario/militar) available (for duty)
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.