In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1British(equip)to fit sb up with sth — proveer a algn de algo
- to fit sth up as sth
- we can fit the garage up as a studio — podemos acondicionar el garaje para usarlo como estudio
2(aerial) instalar British
3British slang(frame, incriminate)I've been fitted up! — me han hecho aparecer como el culpable
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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.