In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1plants drink in water through their roots — las plantas absorben el agua a través de sus raíces
- she drank in every word he said — estaba pendiente de cada una de sus palabras
- we drank in the fresh air — respiramos el aire puro
- I drank in the beauty of the scenery — me empapé de la belleza del paisaje
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.