In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1compensartheir enthusiasm makes up for their lack of experience — su entusiasmo compensa / suple su falta de experiencia
- no amount of money can make up for losing a limb — la pérdida de un miembro no se puede compensar con dinero
- we'll have to work even harder, to make up for lost time — tendremos que trabajar más para recuperar el tiempo perdido
- what she lacks in technique she makes up for in style — lo que le falta de técnica lo compensa con estilo
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.