In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(avoid, keep away from)try to stay out of trouble/harm's way/his way — procura no meterte en líos/mantenerte a salvo/no cruzarte en su camino
- stay out of my sight! — ¡no te quiero ni ver!
- stay out of the sun — quédate a la sombra
2(not get involved in)no meterse enjust stay out of this argument! — ¡no te metas en esta discusión!
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.