In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- They do pretty good kirsch and I wouldn't mind sharing a samovar with you.
- Chocolate mousse, pineapple with kirsch and lime and chocolate cheesecake were also on offer.
- The heat of the road; the rich dark plums and kirsch leaving a dark and alluring track across the lips.
- My instinct is to leave it be, but I know you might be tempted to sprinkle it with a little kirsch or even white rum.
- In a small bowl, mix together the arrowroot and the kirsch and pour into a noncorrosive saucepan.
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.