In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- When using for an eyebath, the strained tea can be lukewarm.
- Salt eyebaths did not help, and, although a dentist who treats himself has a fool for a patient, I prescribed more radical care for myself.
- Thoroughly clean the eyebath before the first use and before and after each subsequent use.
- This earthenware eyebath was made at the Cambrian Pottery c.1795.
2(procedure)baño ocular masculinebaño de ojos masculine
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.