In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1declineha habido una mengua en su influencia dentro de la asociación — his influence within the association has declined
- una considerable mengua en el número de suscripciones — a substantial reduction / decline in the number of subscriptions
- sin mengua apreciable de la calidad del servicio — with no noticeable deterioration in the quality of the service
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.