In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1I won't tolerate bribery in any shape or form — no pienso tolerar sobornos de ningún tipo
- help in any shape or form is most welcome — una ayuda, sea del tipo que sea / de cualquier forma que sea, siempre es bien recibida
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.