In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(versiones/opiniones) conflicting(polos/extremos) oppositetienen caracteres opuestos — they have very different personalities
- venía en dirección opuesta — she was coming the other way / from the opposite direction
- opuesto a algo
- el lado opuesto a este — the opposite side to this one
- es opuesto a todo cambio — he is opposed to / he is against any change
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.