In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1no merezco tus reproches — I do not deserve your reproaches
- una mirada de reproche — a reproachful look
- no te quiero hacer reproches pero … — I'm not criticizing you but …
- muy bien, yo tomaré la decisión, pero luego no me hagan reproches — all right, I'll decide, but don't blame me afterward(s)
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.