In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The box fold-out correctly shows the final episode in Season Two as ‘Ben?’
- The DVD packaging is striking, a nice sepia-toned box with a classy fold-out inside to hold the DVDs.
- The packaging is attractive, and I love the plastic slipcover over the standard fold-out with gates, but I do have some minor quibbles.
- Tables of contents are printed on the fold-out, along with a miniature full-color representation of each of the movie posters.
- The Saville volume features fold-outs and full-page details.
- A colorful cardboard fold-out attached to the video jacket also contains a complete script with translation of every word and section of the video.
- The inside fold-out holds the three discs securely in their plastic molding, and the animated DVD menus are attractive as well.
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.