In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1insólitoit's unheard of for anyone to win three years running — es insólito / es algo sin precedentes que alguien gane tres años seguidos
- it's unheard of for an officer to behave like that — es inaudito / insólito que un oficial se comporte así
- before noun an unheard-of result — un resultado insólito / sin precedentes
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.