In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(key, type)(data) teclear(data) (a una computadora) pasar
1.2(smash)he punched the glass in — rompió el cristal de un puñetazo
- to punch sb's face in — partirle la cara a algn
2EEUU(at work)ficharmarcar tarjeta(al entrar al trabajo) checar tarjeta México
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.