In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1feeling of suspicionfeeling of resentmentme aseguró que no lo había visto pero me quedó cierto resquemor — he assured me that he hadn't seen it but I was still a little doubtful / suspicious / I still had a slight feeling of suspicion
- sentí un cierto resquemor por habérselo ocultado — I felt a little uneasy at / I felt slight qualms about having hidden it from him
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.