In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(put in, install)instalarthey soon had the new boiler in — enseguida instalaron la nueva caldera
2.1(interviewee) hacer pasar
2.2we have the decorators in at the moment — estamos con los pintores en casa
- I'll have to have the carpenter in — voy a tener que llamar al carpintero
2.3(guests) invitarwe had them in for a drink — los invitamos a casa a tomar una copa
- we are having people in tonight — esta noche tenemos invitados
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.