In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1explanationnos dio una explicación detallada del caso — he gave us a detailed explanation of the case
- exigimos una explicación — we demand an explanation
- se marchó sin dar ninguna explicación — he left without giving an explanation
- yo no tengo por qué dar explicaciones a nadie — I don't have to give explanations / explain myself to anyone
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.