In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- We won't save him much by educating him; I don't think he's educable.
- The real problem, which cannot be solved by education, is what to do with those citizens who are not educable.
- To say that education is impossible in a particular instance is to say that the creature is not educable, is incapable of growth.
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.