In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
Río de la Plata
1(paid) announcement(paid) articlepublicar un remitido en la prensa — to place a notice in the newspapers
- publicaron un remitido desmintiendo las acusaciones — they placed an announcement / an advertisement in the newspapers denying the accusations
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.