In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to go out on the razzle — salir de juerga / de parranda coloquial
- Ranieri asked Romario if it was true he'd been out on the razzle until four o ‘clock that morning.
- She was out on the razzle tonight, bet there's a sore head tomorrow!
- On any Friday night you might well trip over any number of familiar faces on the razzle.
- Reykjavik on the razzle is cool without cynicism.
- We are starting to favour employees who are on the razzle - who go out to find where they can get their next bit of moolah from.
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.