In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1recluso masculinereclusa femininepresidiario masculinepresidiaria feminine
1declarar culpablecondenarshe was convicted on eight charges of espionage — fue declarada culpable de ocho acusaciones de espionaje
- a convicted murderer/rapist — un asesino/violador convicto
- to be convicted of sth — ser condenado por algo
- he was convicted of murdering his wife — fue condenado por el asesinato de su esposa
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.