In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1mala reputación femeninomala fama femeninoto win / gain notoriety — adquirir mala fama
- The obese relative had earned notoriety for his aversion to exercise before death consumed him.
- You have a lot of people that come forward that want the fame and the infamy of the notoriety.
- And that is not taking into account the stigma and notoriety associated with divorcees.
- The show looks at the literary fame and social notoriety of the Romantic poet during his life and his contemporary legacy.
- His fear of notoriety and censure may have exercised a good check on his behaviour but it doesn't essentially change anything.
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.