In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1these kids aren't criminals: somebody must have put them up to it — estos chicos no son delincuentes: alguien debe haberles dado la idea / alguien debe haberlos incitado / empujado a ello
- she put him up to the idea of claiming the subsidy — ella le dio la idea de que pidiera la subvención
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.