In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to hark back to sth
- this custom harks back to the 18th century — esta costumbre tiene su origen en el siglo XVIII
- their manifesto harks back to populist traditions — su plataforma evoca tradiciones populistas
- he's constantly harking back to those days — siempre está rememorando aquellos tiempos
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.