In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Actually, we went out en famille to a swish noodle bar earlier today.
- A few days later I was back in Kirtlington, but this time it was for Sunday lunch en famille.
- We went out en famille in the mornings, and in the afternoons handed the children over to the care of our holiday tour operator.
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.