In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1ponche de huevo masculinerompón masculinerompope masculine Mexico Central Americacandeal masculine River Platecola de mono feminine Chile
- Even though eggnog is a traditional seasonal beverage, you may not expect it in a latte.
- I'll make eggnog and set out special ornaments and wrap presents with 20 different kinds of paper and color-coordinated ribbon.
- If you are pounding a lot of the holiday cheer, sucking down the egg-nog like it's going out of style and generally getting merry, let someone else pilot the car if that's how you are travelling and you've had too much.
- Non-alcoholic drinks I like are almost any type of fruit juice (I never got to drink much of this last year, and I got such cravings for it, it was incredible), coke, coffee, anything chocolatey, egg-nog, and iced coffee.
- There are parties with spiked eggnog and trees adorned with colors and stars and angels.
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.