In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- un episodio falto de interés — an episode lacking in interest
- el niño nació falto de peso — the child was underweight at birth
- una persona totalmente falta de tacto — a completely tactless person
- el organismo está falto de recursos — the organization is short of funds
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.