In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1it's a way of getting your foot in the door — es una manera de introducirte / de meterte en la empresa (or la profesión etc.)
- once they have their foot in the door, you can't get rid of them — si les abres la puerta, ya no te los sacas de encima
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.