In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(actor/escritor) to award a prize to(actor/escritor) to award the prize to(actor/escritor) to award … a prize(actor/escritor) to award … the prizepremiaron tres películas cubanas en el festival — three Cuban films won awards at the festival
- fue premiado con el Nobel de la Paz — he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize
2(sacrificio/generosidad) to rewardsu actuación fue premiada con una fuerte ovación — his performance was rewarded with / received great applause
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.