In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1día de la victoria aliada sobre el Japón
- The committee is particularly interested to hear from anyone who has memories of Moreton on VE or VJ day.
- When it does, of course there's going to be cause for jubilation and some relief, but I'm not sure there will ever be a VE or a VJ day in that context.
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.