In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Yo cacho que era como una piñata de mierda, lista para que al primer palo saltara el surullo por toda la cama.
- Además, llevo mucho tiempo esperando el regreso de Kirby en una consola de sobremesa y me encuentro con ese surullo.
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.