In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Fahrenheit84 degrees Fahrenheit — 84 grados Fahrenheit
- Water boils at 212 degrees Fahrenheit, or 100 degrees Celsius.
- The tests included temperatures as cold as minus 112 degrees Fahrenheit to simulate the conditions of open space.
- If you heat up water to 212 degrees Fahrenheit, depending on pressure and so forth, it boils.
- The students exercised in cold water of 68 degrees Fahrenheit and warm water of 91.4 degrees Fahrenheit.
- Temperatures can vary from freezing to 130 degrees Fahrenheit, making daily duties difficult.
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.