In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(nurse/pilot) sin experiencia(swimmer/driver) inexperto(driver/swimmer) novatoto be inexperienced at / in sth — no tener experiencia en algo
- I'm still rather inexperienced at this sort of thing — todavía no tengo mucha experiencia en este tipo de cosas
- he's very inexperienced in / at programming — tiene muy poca experiencia de / en programación
- Inexperienced pilots of those gyroplanes should not fly in winds above 15 knots.
- Heaton's inexperienced side simply cannot get enough runs on the board.
- Relatively inexperienced amateurs can now be guided, and in some cases almost hauled, to the summit.
- He said the defendant was not an immature youth, nor a wholly inexperienced parent.
- It is not a sin or a crime to be young, inexperienced, ignorant, and hopeful.
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.