In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1that can't be true, not by any stretch of the imagination — eso ni por asomo puede ser verdad
- by no stretch of the imagination could he be described as an expert — de ningún modo se lo podría calificar de experto
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.