In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1malos tratosmaltrato masculinethe article describes the ill treatment of refugees — el artículo describe los malos tratos / el maltrato de que son víctimas los refugiados
- to suffer ill treatment — ser víctima de / recibir malos tratos
- Although not all cases involve ill-treatment, research shows neglected children can be scarred emotionally and socially in the long-term.
- These bodies should maintain and publish uniform and comprehensive statistics on complaints of torture and ill-treatment by law enforcement personnel.
- In the past accusations were made by workers that management's neglect has led to the ill-treatment of animals and poor water facilities and accommodation for the animals.
- They have warned that failed asylum seekers are in danger of ill-treatment and abuse on their return - because they claimed asylum in Britain.
- But it does not add up to deliberate ill-treatment or abuse such as would expose either of the children to a grave risk of physical or even psychological harm.
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.