In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
2Physicsbombardearto bombard sth with sth — bombardear algo con algo
3(assail)to bombard sb with sth
- I was bombarded with offers — me llovieron las ofertas
- she was bombarded with questions — la acribillaron / bombardearon a preguntas
- one is constantly being bombarded with advertisements — continuamente lo bombardean a uno con anuncios
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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.