In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- I barely dared hope for half-way decent clothes boutiques, music stores and fast food joints.
- The streets are lined with stalls, boutiques and surf shops.
- Her ambition is not only to have a shop front initially, but to design and supply for boutiques and department stores.
- The magazine will be ‘distributed free in clothes shops, boutiques, pubs and cinemas’ and the first issue has a picture of a giant pigeon on the front cover.
- Her collections are now sold in top boutiques and stores worldwide.
- It blares from the speakers of clothes boutiques and record shops.
- No poster stores or boutiques selling precious little $200 Guatemalan peasant skirts.
- The show will include clothes from shops and boutiques in Dingle, Tralee and Killarney with a special emphasis on autumn/winter fashions.
- They headed past clothes boutiques, take-aways and galleries towards the market.
- List the malls, boutiques and department stores you aim to check out in order to eliminate aimless window-shopping.
- With a myriad of chain stores, unique boutiques and trendy clothes stores, you will have no problem securing a festive peck under the mistletoe this year.
- The bustling town centre is the location of a number of supermarkets, shops and boutiques as well as a variety of pubs.
- The two then converted the fats from this waste into a commodity, soap, that they sold to fashion boutiques for $20 a bar.
- The bags are being sold in Miami boutiques and art museum shops.
- I caught the bus to historic Scottsdale, which has more than 100 shops and boutiques, selling Indian jewellery and crafts.
- She would shop at large department stores, boutiques, and markets.
- Over the bridge, Eton seemed to offer even more eating establishments than Windsor, dotted between an eclectic mix of shops, galleries and boutiques.
- The circle of chic establishments includes boutiques that sell fancy clothes, and lots of places to take your mummy for lunch.
- There'll be restaurants and coffee shops, boutiques and fast-food counters.
- This is the oldest part of the town, full of fashionable boutiques and galleries, cafés and antique shops.
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.