In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Rehúsa la diestra galante que le ofrece el postillón.
- Mi nuevo postillón me arrastraba al primer subsuelo para encarcelarme.
- Una misión de Águila Roja es inconcebible sin su postillón, Sátur.
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.