In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1is this letter important? — not as far as I'm concerned — ¿esta carta es importante? — en lo que a mí respecta, no / para mí, no
- as far as I'm concerned, the matter is closed — en lo que a mí respecta, el asunto está zanjado
- he can drop dead as far as I'm concerned — por mí que se muera
- I might as well not exist as far as he's concerned — para él es como si yo no existiera
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.