In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to make outto discern formala lo lejos se vislumbraban las casitas blancas de la aldea — the white houses of the village could just be made out / discerned in the distance
- aún no se vislumbra una solución al problema — there is still no sign of a solution to the problem
- comienzan a vislumbrar la naturaleza del virus — they are just beginning to glimpse / discern the nature of the virus
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.