In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The enzyme lactase breaks down the lactose to galactose and glucose.
- The common sugars that form part of the diet are sucrose, lactose (milk sugar), and maltose.
- Some individuals may lose the ability to digest lactose and become lactose intolerant.
- Soymilk does not contain lactose (milk sugar) and can be drunk by those who are allergic to normal milk.
- Some babies are unable to digest the sugar lactose, which is in cow's milk formulas.
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.