In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1surprisedme miró sorprendido — he looked at me in surprise
- se quedó muy sorprendido cuando se lo dije — he was very surprised when I told him
- yo fui el primer sorprendido — nobody was more surprised than me
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.