In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
nombre masculino plural
also enseres domésticos
1(de la casa)household equipment, furniture and fittings(de una oficina) equipment, furniture and fittings(de un artesano) tools and equipmentse llevaron consigo los enseres de valor — they took all the valuables / everything of value with them
- los enseres de limpieza — the cleaning materials/equipment
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.