In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1you can do it in half an hour, but that's pushing it — se puede hacer en media hora, pero eso está apurándolo un poco
- it might be pushing it a bit to describe it as … — puede que sea algo exagerado describirlo como …
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.