In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1estatutosmasculine fuerofeminine escritura de constituciónby royal charter — por cédula real
1.3(guarantee of rights)fuero masculineprivilegio masculine
(hire)contrato de fletamento masculinefletamento masculine(plane/flight) chárter(company) de vuelos chárteron charter — bajo (contrato de) fletamento
- to be available for charter — estar disponible para fletamento
1(grant charter to)(university/organization) aprobar los estatutos de
2Britishchartered past pcolegiadochartered accountant — contadora pública feminine Latin America
3(hire)(plane/bus/ship) fletar(plane/bus/ship) alquilar
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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.