In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1constantementetodo el tiempo
1she keeps on at me all the time — me está encima constantemente
- all the time I was in France, I never once ate snails — en todo el tiempo que estuve en Francia no comí caracoles ni una vez
- my keys were in my pocket all the time — tenía las llaves en el bolsillo todo el tiempo
- I knew it all the time — lo supe desde el principio / desde el primer momento
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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.