In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(sede)(+ singular or plural verb) headquartersfue conducido a la jefatura de policía — he was taken to police headquarters
2(en un partido, cargo)leadershipla división en la jefatura del partido — the split in the party leadership
- ostenta la jefatura de una empresa internacional — he heads up / is head of an international company
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.