In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1ni con muchothe exam wasn't nearly as difficult as I'd expected — el examen no fue ni con mucho tan difícil como esperaba
- I didn't prepare nearly enough food — no preparé ni con mucho suficiente comida
- her performance isn't nearly good enough — su actuación no es, ni con mucho, satisfactoria
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.