In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to be mistakable (for sb/sth)
- she is easily mistakable for her sister — es fácil confundirla con su hermana
- his sevens are easily mistakable for ones — sus sietes se confunden fácilmente con unos
- her style is scarcely mistakable — su estilo es inconfundible
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.