In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
América del Sur
1tengo mis rebusques y logro pagar el departamento — I earn some money on the side so I can pay the rent coloquial
- sobrevive gracias a unos rebusques que tiene — she gets by by doing jobs on the side / by doing some moonlighting
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.