In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1she tripped and went head over heels down the steps — tropezó y cayó rodando escaleras abajo
- he fell head over heels in love with her — se enamoró locamente / perdidamente de ella
- to be head over heels in love — estar locamente / perdidamente enamorado
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.