In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(de criterio, medida)relaxationflexibilización laboral — flexibilization of labor
- se pide una mayor flexibilización en los horarios — they are asking for the timetables to be made more flexible
2(en sentido físico)ejercicios para la flexibilización de la columna vertebral — exercises to make the spine more supple
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.