In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1your mother was absolutely beside herself when you didn't come home — tu madre estaba preocupadísima al ver que no volvías
- he was beside himself with rage — estaba fuera de sí (de la rabia)
- she's beside herself with happiness — está que no cabe en sí de la alegría
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.