In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1she outstared him — lo miró fijamente hasta hacerlo apartar la vista
- You look that big boy right in the eye, and you outstare him.
- She held its eyes level with hers, determined to outstare it before realizing how crazy she was acting.
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.