In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(genre)cine negro masculine
- The primary moods of classic film noir were melancholy, alienation, bleakness, disillusionment, disenchantment, pessimism, ambiguity, moral corruption, evil, guilt, desperation and paranoia.
- Unlike other forms of cinema, the film noir has no paraphernalia that it can truly call its own.
2(film)película de cine negro feminine
- Titles of many film noirs often reflect the nature or tone of the style and content itself.
- Here are my personal favorite film noirs in some sort of vague order.
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.