In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(propio)es función privativa del rey — it is the exclusive right of the king
2Derechouna condena privativa de libertad — a custodial sentence
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.