In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(itinerario, camino)routeeso lo decidiremos cuando estemos en ruta — we can decide that en route / on the way / when we're on our way
- creo que nos hemos equivocado de ruta — I think we've gone the wrong way
2Río de la Plata(carretera)roadno puedo salir a la ruta con este auto — I can't take this car out on the open road
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.