In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1catch masculinelucha super-libre feminine Mexicocatch as catch can masculine Southern Coneit's (a case of) catch-as-catch-can in this business — en este negocio cada uno se las arregla como puede
- Spectators at Highland Games will also have seen more esoteric styles such as catch-as-catch-can.
- Wanting to know the answer for himself, on Thursday, February 23, 1905 the President arranged a private match between Professor Yamashita and a middleweight catch-as-catch-can wrestler named Joseph Grant.
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.