In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- A number of licorice - flavored liqueurs such as anisette, pastis and ouzo are made with anise seed.
- This deliciously deep fried pastry has dates, orange and lemon extract, anisette, chopped nuts, orange rind, and lemon rind.
- A mixture of mushroom, snow peas, pumpkins, carrots, turnips and then I put it with honey, anisette, salt, pepper and put it in the oven.
- Both have a clean, bright and transparent colour with an intense, delicate and pure anisette aroma and concentrated anisette taste.
- Rakl, a drink similar to anisette, is often consumed as an alternative to wine.
- You can sip an anisette in the Caffè Meletti, a beautifully restored fin-de-siècle restaurant, with your view of the square unobstructed by sweating tourists.
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.