In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(falta de instrucción)ignorancepor ignorancia — out of / through ignorance
- mi ignorancia en cuestiones de arte — my ignorance when it comes to art
2(desconocimiento)ignoranceignorancia de algo — ignorance of sth
- la ignorancia de la ley no exime de su cumplimiento — ignorance of the law does not constitute a valid defense
- demostró una ignorancia total del tema — he showed complete ignorance of the subject
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.