In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(unión, relación)tiebondestán unidos por vínculos de amistad — they are united by ties / bonds of friendship
- vínculos familiares — family ties
- el vínculo matrimonial — the bond of matrimony
- estrechar los vínculos entre los dos países — to strengthen the bonds / ties / links between the two countries
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.