In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The horsebeans produced there are called ‘Native Horsebeans’ and sell for more than ‘non-native’ ones.
- Here various fruits and grains from the estate, such as chickpeas, horsebeans, beans, almonds, corn, etc. are stored.
- Their allowance consisted of one pint of water a day to each person, and they were fed twice a day with yams and horsebeans.
- Broad beans, otherwise known as horsebeans, windsor beans or fava beans, grow well in the UK and throughout Europe…
- Soybean, horsebean, and sesame rotations were less effective in suppressing nematodes.
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.