In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1no salimos hasta entrada la noche — we didn't leave until after nightfall / until after it got dark
- la reunión duró hasta bien entrada la tarde — the meeting went on well into the evening
- un señor entrado en años — an elderly man
- una mujer entrada en carnes — a rather plump woman
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.