In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1impossibilitylo que piden es una imposibilidad — what they are asking is impossible
- es una imposibilidad física — it's physically impossible
- imposibilidad de algo
- la imposibilidad de llevar a cabo el proyecto — the impossibility of carrying through the plan
- me vi en la imposibilidad de ayudarlo — there was nothing I could do to help him
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.