In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to come to the fore — saltar a primera plana
- he came to the fore in the twenties — empezó a destacar(se) durante los años veinte
- she's always well to the fore in any discussion of the subject — siempre ocupa un lugar preponderante en cualquier debate sobre el tema
1de proathe fore part of the ship — la proa del barco
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.