In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1there's nothing like it — es lo mejor que hay
- there's nothing like a shower to freshen you up — no hay (nada) como una ducha para refrescarse
- she's nothing like her mother — no se parece en nada a su madre
- I'm sure it cost her nothing like $500 — estoy seguro de que no le costó 500 dólares ni mucho menos
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.