In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(reserve)the hotels are all booked up — los hoteles están todos completos
- tonight's performance is booked up — no quedan localidades para la función de esta noche
- the orchestra is booked up until the summer — la orquesta no puede aceptar más compromisos hasta el verano
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.