In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- ‘I sure hope this isn't a friendship bracelet,’ he thought to himself.
- Then, Samantha and Krystal gave me a friendship bracelet to match their own.
- We taught them how to make friendship bracelets.
- Alex opened the box and found a friendship bracelet, made of blue and green threads, his favorite colors.
- At camp she had requests from her new friends for the beautiful bracelets and she beamed as each girl accepted her friendship bracelet and gave her a hug and a big thank you.
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.