In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- However, the capacity to enjoy the benefits of an improving culture was conditional upon the possession of wealth.
- She says I should stop wasting my time entertaining low-rent celebs and should stick to reading improving books.
- Then, reclining on the couch one evening trying to focus on an improving book, the remote stared up at me, begging for attention.
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.