In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1they don't live anywhere near us — no viven nada cerca de nosotros
- is it anywhere near Portland? — ¿queda cerca de Portland?
- don't come anywhere near me! — ¡ni te me acerques!
- we didn't order anywhere near enough wine — nos quedamos muy cortos con el vino
- we aren't anywhere near ready yet — todavía no estamos listos ni mucho menos
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.