In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1calvopelón México América Centralpelado Cono Sur
1con ganas coloquialcon todohe picked up the ax and went for / at it bald-headed — agarró el hacha y empezó a darle con ganas / con todo coloquial
- she went for him bald-headed — se lanzó a por él
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.