In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1in situ formal
- Her mission is preserving populations of native rock grape plants in situ, on site in their native habitat, as part of an ecological preserve.
- The archaeologists were able to date the vase because it was found in situ.
- These facilities are now in situ with a planned operational date in October.
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.