In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(contingency) tener en cuentaallowing for errors — teniendo en cuenta posibles errores
- if you allow for her inexperience, she has done very well — si se tiene en cuenta su falta de experiencia, lo ha hecho muy bien
- don't forget to allow for leakage — no te olvides de dejar un margen para pérdidas
- buy a large one to allow for shrinkage — compra uno grande por si encoge
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.