In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1declararse prescindente en algo — to declare oneself a non-participant in sth
- se mantendrán prescindentes en el asunto — they will continue not to take part in the matter
- en esas cosas nadie debería ser prescindente — no one should fail to participate in these things
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.