In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(result)it was a good idea, but nothing came of it — era una buena idea, pero todo quedó en la nada
- I applied once before, but nothing came of it — yo lo solicité una vez, pero sin ningún resultado
- no good can come of it — nada bueno puede salir de ello
- that's what comes of playing with fire — eso es lo que pasa cuando se juega con fuego
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.