In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1gin or whisky? — give me whisky every time! — ¿ginebra / whisky? — para mí whisky, toda la vida
- I make the same mistake every time! — ¡siempre cometo el mismo error!
1(whenever)cada vezevery time we plan a picnic it rains — cada vez que organizamos un picnic, llueve
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.