In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1I can go one better: I'll give you interest-free credit — yo puedo hacerle una oferta aún mejor: le doy crédito sin interés
- not content with that, she decided to go one better — no satisfecha con eso, decidió ir aún más lejos
- he always has to go one better than everyone else — siempre tiene que ser más que nadie
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.