In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in UK: system)transferencia femininegiro masculinebank giro — transferencia bancaria
- to pay by giro — hacer una transferencia crediticia
- before noun giro cheque — cheque
- giro transfer — giro
- If you pay on a normal credit bill and write a cheque or pay by giro, you can save up to a maximum of 13 per cent if you change to direct debit.
- The software must also take account of different payment methods, allowing people to be paid by cheque, cash or giro.
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.