In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1masculine honorariosmasculine cachémasculine cachetwhat are your fees? — ¿cuáles son sus honorarios? formal
2(charge)on payment of a small fee — por una módica suma
- examination fee(s) — derecho de examen
- before noun membership fee(s) — cuota (de socio)
- registration/course fee(s) — matrícula
- all his salary goes in school fees — todo el salario se le va en pagar el colegio
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.