In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1enredos masculino coloquiallíos masculino coloquialI'm not interested in the neighbors' carryings-on — los enredos / líos de los vecinos me tienen sin cuidado coloquial
- his carryings-on with his secretary — sus enredos / líos con la secretaria
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.