In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1God knows I did my best! — bien sabe Dios que hice todo lo que pude
- what will you do next? — God knows! — ¿y ahora qué vas a hacer? — ¡ni idea! / ¡(y) qué sé yo! / ¡sabe Dios!
- God only knows what they're doing in there! — ¡quién sabe qué estarán haciendo ahí dentro!
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.