In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- That way they won't blow your cover when the ordure hits the air-conditioning.
- But he is bogged down by a terrible script - crammed with all that is clunky, cutesy and phoney - and surrounded by actors giving turns of pure ordure.
- But nor do I think it was quite the heap of steaming literary ordure that most reviewers found it to be.
- Suddenly folk who pandered to his every whim are falling over themselves to add their deposit of ordure on his disgraced head.
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.