In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Use a good quality wash leather to dry the caravan after washing.
- For drying off the car, the most popular aid is a good quality wash leather, but these should also be kept very clean.
- Soft and very pale brown, they resembled lengths of wash leather when fresh.
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.