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 fuego)flamela gente se acercaba al edificio en llamas — people were going toward(s) the blazing building
- la casa ardía en llamas — the house was in flames / on fire
- mantienen viva la llama del amor — they keep alive / alight the flame of their love
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.