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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- Being a member of a lifeboat crew is not like delivering coal or having a milk round.
- I used to deliver milk to her house on my milk round, and sometimes I'd look up to her bedroom window and she'd be there watching for me.
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- Up to 60 graduates were offered management consultancy positions by international consulting firms with operations in Dublin after last year's milk rounds.
- Colm Jordan, education officer with USI, advises final year students to examine job offers made after this semester's milk rounds carefully.
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.