In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- ‘Shipped her to a fat farm this morning,’ he replied, without looking up from the novel he was reading.
- I showed the ad to my dad and he laughed at me and said, ‘That's a fat farm, you just need to quit eating so much candy!’
- He was sent by his bosses to a fat farm to get back into shape for the service.
- However, having spent a week gorging myself in an Alpine ski resort, the notion of being preened and prodded at the most expensive health spa, beauty clinic and fat farm in the world is quite enticing.
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.