In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1siena tostado masculine
- Like a tube of oil paint: if I buy a tube of burnt sienna, burnt sienna has to be in that tube.
- Burnt umber, terre verte, red ochre, red lake and burnt sienna were identified in several places.
- At the very least I am living proof that turpentine, cadmium red, burnt sienna, Venetian red et al are not carcinogenic.
- By glazing and layering burnt sienna and ochers, Hansen creates a rich depth and earthly warmth that keep her paintings evocative without crossing the line to the ethereal.
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.