In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(acción)el reemplazo del secretario es inminente — the secretary is to be replaced in the very near future
- entró en reemplazo del jugador lesionado — he came on as a substitute for the injured player
- envió al subdirector en su reemplazo — she sent the assistant manager in her place
3.1Spain (quinta)(annual intake of recruits) draft
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.