In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
2coloquial(occur, present itself)surgirif anything interesting crops up — si surge algo interesante
- something must have cropped up at work — debe haber surgido algún problema en el trabajo
- one phrase crops up again and again in the report — hay una frase que se repite constantemente en el informe
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.