In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- We excluded hospitals with fewer than 100 decedents with data for physician claims, leaving 77 hospital cohorts.
- Taxes on inheritance were more favorable to legitimate than to illegitimate children of the decedent.
- We selected never smoking decedents and controls aged 60 years or over because there were few younger controls.
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.