In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The room was dark, but Tessa could make out his defeated expression, his eyes emotionless and hollow.
- Her voice was flat and emotionless and Ryder wanted to kick himself for making her sound like that.
- The e-mail I did receive was distant, emotionless, cold and generally left me feeling horrible.
- Diengo's face then settles back into his emotionless, cold expression.
- When a woman's voice from a car alongside him calls his name, his face is emotionless, blank, dead.
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.