In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The landing configuration of a Yak 52 is very much like that of a taildragger three-point landing - nose high, easing back on the stick continually until touchdown.
- I had about 200 hours in SNJs during which I had done my best to make perfect three-point landings.
- This was the picture that I would have to reproduce to make a perfect three-point landing.
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.