In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(proposición)offerhacer/rechazar una oferta — to make/reject an offer
- no hemos recibido ninguna oferta — we haven't received any offers
- [ S ] ofertas de trabajo — job vacancies
1.2Economía Finanzassupplyla ley de la oferta y la demanda — the law of supply and demand
2Comercioofferestán de / en oferta — they are on special offer
- ¡aproveche nuestras increíbles ofertas! — make the most of our unbelievable offers!
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.