In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1the houses were built side by side — las casas estaban construidas una al lado de la otra
- they sat side by side — estaban sentados uno junto al otro / uno al lado del otro
- various ethnic groups live side by side here — varios grupos étnicos conviven aquí
- to work side by side with sb — trabajar codo con codo con algn
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.