In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1peaceno encuentra ni un momento de sosiego — she never has a quiet moment / a moment's peace
- el sosiego de la noche — the still / the tranquility / the quiet of the night
- el sosiego que tanto había buscado — the peace and quiet she had sought for so long
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.