In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- You have a slight fracture in your lower left arm as well as sprained meta carpals and carpals.
- The transverse carpal (Karpos is a wrist in Greek) ligament keeps the tendons of the long bending muscles of the fingers and the median nerve from breaking free from the wrist bones.
- Therefore, one or more unpreserved carpals were probably present, as has been previously suggested.
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.