In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1is your bedroom in order? — ¿tu cuarto está ordenado / en orden?
- is everything in order for tomorrow's performance? — ¿está todo dispuesto para la función de mañana?
- would it be in order for me to attend? — ¿habría algún inconveniente en que yo asistiera?
- an apology would seem to be in order — parecería que lo indicado sería disculparse
- celebrations are in order — esto hay que celebrarlo
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.