In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1hora de verano en Gran Bretaña, adelantada en una hora con respecto a la hora de Greenwich
- When was British Summer Time introduced?
- And it's under a fortnight to British Summer Time, too.
- Reverted to Greenwich Mean Time from British Summer Time over the weekend.
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.