In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Then there were the IT-based words we'd never heard of: a screenager is a Web/computer-obsessed teenager, and meatspace apparently is ‘computing the physical world as opposed to cyberspace’.
- Walt suggests that this will also give Bob a chance to meet his internet girlfriend May in meatspace.
- Would these men do this for women they find attractive in meatspace?
- I'm interested in getting barbelites talking to my mates in meatspace and vice versa, because I think they're both interesting sets of people.
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.