In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(dibujo/mapa) schematic(dibujo/mapa) diagrammaticun plano esquemático del motor — a diagram of the engine
2(exposición) schematic(exposición) simplifiedun resumen esquemático es suficiente — a résumé of the main points is sufficient
- es un libro útil pero tal vez demasiado esquemático — it's a useful book, if a little oversimplified
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.