In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(rise)(water) brotar(water) manartears welled up in his eyes — los ojos se le llenaron de lágrimas
- he could feel the hatred welling up inside him — sentía cómo lo iba invadiendo el odio
- pity welled up in her heart — su corazón se llenó de piedad
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.