In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(crookedly)the tiles have been laid unevenly — han colocado las baldosas torcidas
- he cut my hair unevenly — me dejó el pelo disparejo
2(irregularly)de modo irregular
3(not uniformly)de modo poco uniforme
4(unequally)they are unevenly matched — son muy dispares / de niveles muy desiguales
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.