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 ideas, bienes) exchange(de sellos, revistas) swapva a hacer un intercambio con un chico inglés — he's going on an exchange with an English boy
- intercambio de opiniones/experiencias — exchange of opinions/experiences
- intercambio cultural — cultural exchange
- el debate terminó con un intercambio de insultos — the discussion ended in an exchange of insults
- tuvieron un intercambio de palabras — they exchanged words
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.