In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(magnificencia)splendor EEUUsplendour Britanicomagnificenceun reinado lleno de esplendor — a glorious reign
- me cautivó con el esplendor de su belleza — I was captivated by her radiant beauty
2(apogeo)splendor EEUUsplendour Britanicoel punto en el que alcanzó su máximo esplendor — the point at which it achieved its greatest splendor / was at its most glorious
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.