In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of beer) de barril literal(on schedule) al día EEUU coloquial(ready for use) al alcance de la manowe have all that information on tap — tenemos toda esa información al alcance de la mano
- we have plenty of experience on tap — disponemos de mucho personal experimentado
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.