In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Even the English lardy cake is really a bread dough enriched with lard by rolling and folding the dough around the fat.
- English lardy cakes, made in the public ovens during the 1500s were served with afternoon tea and during holidays.
- Once, when we went to visit them, we managed to sneak a lardy cake through customs for her.
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.