In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1the matter is far from over — el asunto no está terminado ni mucho menos / ni nada que se le parezca
- it is far from satisfactory — no es satisfactorio ni mucho menos / ni nada que se le parezca
- far from welcoming us, she was cold and distant — lejos de darnos la bienvenida, se mostró fría y distante
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.