In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Don Juanhe's a Don Juan — es un Don Juan
- But darling, don't you know that I am a Don Juan?
- He has always been a Don Juan.
- He was relatively undiscovered as a Don Juan then.
- And of course there is so much around today, as always, to support this demonisation, while a boy who sleeps around is utterly different, a Don Juan, as in my college case, someone to be admired.
- For instance, one's socialized self and place in society may be as a nine to five, hard working, middle class family man, yet this same person may see himself as a Don Juan.
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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.