In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1viajar todos los días
entre el lugar de residencia y el de trabajo
1(reduce)(sentence/punishment) conmutarthe death sentence was commuted to one of life imprisonment — le conmutaron la pena de muerte por la de cadena perpetua
2formal(change, convert)to commute sth into / for sth — conmutar algo por algo
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.