In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1he sees everything in terms of profit — todo lo ve en función / en términos de las ganancias que se puedan obtener
- in terms of efficiency, our system is far superior — en cuanto a eficiencia, nuestro sistema es muy superior
- if you look at it in terms of the level of investment required … — si lo considera desde el punto de vista del nivel de inversión que se requiere …
- I was thinking more in terms of a second-hand car — yo estaba pensando más bien en un coche de segunda mano
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.