In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
sustantivo masculino y femenino
Río de la Plata
1pain in the ass EEUU vulgar slangpain in the arse Britanico vulgar slang
- Es un rompebolas que siempre tiene este tipo de problemas.
- Vos ya sabés que rompebolas soy con ese tema.
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.