In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Los amortiguadores reales y un tijeral por el cual se maniobra la dirección permiten una conducción suave sencilla y bastante atractiva.
- La cubierta es un techo de estructura de tijeral de madera, con cubierta de calamina.
- Otras como el tijeral de larga cola, trepan sobre los troncos.
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.