In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1dolor masculine(por la muerte de un ser querido) pesar masculinethey have suffered / had a bereavement in the family — han sufrido la pérdida de un familiar
- the shock of bereavement — el trauma que produce la pérdida de un ser querido
- I felt a sense of bereavement at her departure — sentí un gran pesar cuando se fue
- Adults who work in schools can do much to help children deal with loss and bereavement.
- This programme is to help people to come to terms with loss through bereavement or separation.
- Sympathy was expressed to all the families connected with the club who suffered bereavements during the year gone by.
- Have you suffered a loss through bereavement and feel you could do with someone to talk to?
- We also found that contact with the recipient and his family can help in the adjustment to bereavement and loss.
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.