In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1the police have been keeping track of his movements — la policía le ha estado siguiendo la pista
- make sure you keep track of the time — ten cuidado de que no se te pase la hora
- to keep track of the conversation/plot — seguir (el hilo de) la conversación/el argumento
- he keeps track of expenditure — lleva la cuenta de los gastos
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.