In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1I have enough problems as it is, without you … — yo ya tengo suficientes problemas sin que tú encima …
1we can't publish it as it is — no podemos publicarlo tal y como está
- we've got too much work as it is — ya tenemos demasiado trabajo
- the system, as it is at present — el sistema, tal y como es ahora
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.