In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1the baby has got goo all down his front — el niño tiene toda la delantera chorreada América Latina
- all this goo came out of the pipe — toda esta porquería salió del caño
- the film was romantic goo — la película era de lo más sensiblera
- That sounds fairly dire, but this adaptation of a book about a Texan high school coach who makes it into the big league late in life isn't entirely covered in sentimental goo.
- If you like sentimental goo about growing up in the Midwest of America among widescreen landscapes, boy, are you in luck.
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.