In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- At the command post, Pat sat on the tailboard of a crew carrier that was parked beside Assistant 2's red sedan.
- A tailboard from a trailer was lost on Sunday, November between 8pm and 9pm on the Stradbally Road.
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.