In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- I think that technofear is real - the people who say they can't use gadgets are usually scared of them, not incompetent.
- I see it as being the best hope inexperienced and isolated blind people have of getting past the barriers of ignorance and technofear which prevent so many from getting the most out of their access technology.
- Technofear can now be overcome surprisingly easily.
- But the 79-year-old isn't suffering from technofear.
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.