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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- The harvest moon came over the city-country of Sarconis, and the farmers brought in their harvests.
- And before them, low in the sky, hung the harvest moon, almost close enough to touch.
- Rose looked excitedly out of the window at the large harvest moon.
- It was the harvest moon month - it should not be this cold.
- ‘I couldn't have asked for a better night,’ he informed her as he gazed up at the nearly full harvest moon casting its light down on the waves.
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.