In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(measure/arrangement) ad hoc(arrangement/measure) a propósito para el casothe problems are dealt with on an ad hoc basis — los problemas se van tratando según van surgiendo
- ad hoc committee — comité especial / ad hoc
- On this webpage we provide a selection of web links that are all related in some way to wireless ad hoc networking.
- My hypothesis that the watch is in your pocket because you stole it, is not an ad hoc hypothesis.
- Wireless ad hoc networks are formed by a set of hosts that communicate with each other over a wireless channel.
1to tackle things ad hoc — tratar los problemas según van surgiendo
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.