In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1padre de familia masculine
- For the most part, this was also a group of family men, husbands and fathers, typically with several children.
- He was very much a family man - a devoted husband and a dedicated dad and granddad.
- He was a true family man who enjoyed all sports and games together with caravanning jaunts with his wife, Joyce, and friends.
- He was a family man and he leaves behind a wife, a daughter and a son.
- I know he's a family man and misses being with his wife and children.
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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