In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1supervisora de una residencia femenina de estudiantes o de jóvenes con problemas
- In those days, the cottages now used for respite care for disabled children were run as individual homes where husband-and-wife teams, known as housefathers and housemothers, looked after abandoned or orphaned children.
- And the housemother said quite graciously, ‘Well, Virginia, you have a choice.’
- A housemother will be living on the premises and volunteers will soon join the staff as youth advisors.
- On 1st October 1968, when she was 21 years old, the applicant commenced work as a housemother in a Community Home in Prestatyn.
- Despite the housemother's objections, plans for the revels continue.
- Kellen has served as the fraternity's housemother since its re-establishment on campus in 1992.
- Kate found the training school alienating, and her claims that her housemother disliked her were dismissed as irrational, possibly adding to her sense of injustice.
- It was a joy to sit amid thirty or so girls and give a devotional talk as two of the housemothers translated my English into Tagalog.
- Muttering under his breath, he joins the distinguished company of fellow resident Terrence and housemother Mrs. Wilkinson.
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.