In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1tiene una mentalidad muy abierta/cerrada — she has a very open/closed mind
- tiene la mentalidad de un niño de tres años — he has the mentality of a three-year-old
- su madre tiene una mentalidad muy anticuada — her mother has very old-fashioned ideas
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.