In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Aquellos norteamericanos que sentaron las bases del gobierno de EEUU en la Federal Constitution Convention en 1787, ocasión en que se redactó y firmó la Constitución Constitution. Los más conocidos son George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, John Adams y James Madison.
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.