In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1they don't act illegally, but they sail pretty close to the wind — lo que hacen no es ilegal, pero casi
- in her documentaries she tends to sail rather close to the wind — sus documentales suelen ser agresivamente polémicos
- be careful what you say, you're sailing very close to the wind — cuidado con lo que dices, te estás por pasar de la raya
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.