In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1de vez en cuandoalguna que otra vezocasionalmente formaldo you smoke? — only very occasionally — ¿fumas? — (solo) muy de vez en cuando
- I patted it occasionally, which had no impact, and left sticky residue on my palms.
- Once you chill out and learn to only glance occasionally at the display, it's all much better.
- Football is occasionally a rough sport, but politics is always a dirty undertaking.
- Think of me fondly while you're out there in the real world, and send me a postcard occasionally.
- The Plan was always to live a varied life and to write about it occasionally.
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.