In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1his concern to do well by his son — su preocupación por hacer todo lo posible por su hijo
- she didn't do badly by us — (we treated her well) no se puede quejar de como la tratamos
- she feels hard done by — siente que la han tratado injustamente
- do as you would be done by — trata a los demás como tú quisieras ser tratado
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.