In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1we're ahead of time — vamos adelantados
- they arrived ahead of time — llegaron antes de la hora
- payments ahead of time — pagos por adelantado
1the first stage was completed ahead of time — la primera fase se terminó antes de tiempo
- we're ahead of time on the project — vamos adelantados con el proyecto
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.