In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(be compatible)(colors/patterns) combinar(patterns/colors) pegar informallamb and mint sauce go well together — el cordero queda muy bien con salsa de menta
- religion and the consumer society do not go together — la religión no va con la sociedad de consumo
1.2(be normally associated)love and marriage do not necessarily go together — el amor y el matrimonio no van siempre de la mano
2informal(be romantically attached)salir juntos
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.