In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1imbécil masculinependejo masculine Latin America Southern Cone informalpendeja feminine Latin America Southern Cone informalhuevón masculine Andes Venezuela vulgar slang informalhuevona feminine Andes Venezuela vulgar slang informalgilipollas feminine Spain vulgar slang informal
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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