In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1sin tardanza(I'll) see you anon — te veo luego
- Names of any additional sponsors coming on board will be added to the roll of honour anon.
- He was as much a part of the family as everyone else, though he did have a strained relationship with some of the extended family, more of which anon.
- More on that anon, no doubt, as I'm even more confused now.
- That, as it turned out, was a fortunate confluence of events, of which more anon.
- By all accounts, women are also interested in playing and we'll be hearing more about that anon.
- Thanks so much to my anon. reviewers for reminding me to mention Sophie Kinsella's book and I will try my hardest to steer clear of her ideas.
- You seem to imply criticism, but this is surely my misinterpretation, given you don't permit comments at all on your blog, and have an anon persona to boot.
- Sorry for posting anon., but she pokes her nose around here sometimes.
- Should get to posting that anon. blog today.
- Sorry to appear wimpy, but would prefer to remain anon in this debate.
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.