In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Este procedimiento es más conocido como LASIK, un acrónimo de Laser-Assisted in situ keratomileusis.
- Paciente mujer de 40 años de edad que se intervino de miopía y astigmatismo en ambos ojos mediante láser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK).
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.