In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in US)el día de la Razael día de la Hispanidad
- He is an absurd character who relies on First Amendment freedoms to defend his teaching position, while denying others the right to take part in a Columbus Day parade.
- The Packers play in the only games on Columbus Day (vs. Tennessee) and Christmas Eve (at Minnesota).
- The Museum is open from Saturday, Memorial Day (last Monday in May) through Columbus Day (2nd Monday in October).
- Be honest, did any of you teachers or bank employees use Columbus Day to go to a Columbus Day parade?
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.