In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- My paté was also excellent although I would have described the water biscuits as bread sticks!
- When the cheeseboard arrives will people forego the offer of a knife and instead try to slice a mature manchego with a crumbly water biscuit?
- The cheese came served with water biscuits and an impressive array of preserved fruit, walnuts and grapes.
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.