In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(good/near/quiet) sorprendentementesurprisingly little research has been done on the subject — es sorprendente lo poco que se ha investigado en el tema
2rather surprisingly, she feels no resentment — no está resentida, lo cual es bastante sorprendente
- they were, not surprisingly, very worried — como es lógico, estaban muy preocupados
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.