In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Una calle famosa por sus teatros que atraviesa el barrio neoyorquino de Manhattan. El término a menudo se usa para referirse al teatro y al mundo del espéctaculo de EEUU en general. Antes del surgimiento de la industria del cine, era el principal lugar donde los actores podían hacerse famosos.
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.