In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(survey, investigate)mirarI want to look around a little longer before deciding on a car — quiero mirar un poco más antes de decidirme por un coche
- could we look around the house? — ¿podríamos ver la casa?
2(seek)to look around for sth — buscar algo
- we're looking around for somebody to replace Smith — estamos buscando a alguien para sustituir a Smith
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.