In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1the module locks onto the vessel — el módulo se acopla a la nave
- the receiver locks onto the station automatically — el receptor capta la estación automáticamente
- he locked onto the question of finance — no hubo quien lo sacara del tema de la financiación
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.