In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to be hipped on sth/sb — tener fijación con algo/algn
- I've only been doing that for a few months, but it's awfully addictive; I see why Graham and Anil are so hipped on the form.
- The first was that people hipped on sports can get overaddicted to victory.
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.