In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1debido aon account of his age/being too old — debido a su edad/a que es demasiado mayor
- all flights are accounted on account of fog — debido a la niebla no despegará ningún vuelo
- as conjunction on account of she was late — debido a que llegó tarde
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.