In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Add two teaspoonfuls of a mentholated rub and gently inhale the steaming mentholated vapours.
- The scent and taste of mace is often described as peppery or musty with an almost mentholated note.
- Lighting a mentholated cigarette, I strolled by sea grape hedges and through a moongate to a limestone cliff dropping to the Atlantic.
- Even among those subjects recruited in the United States, tobacco exposure may have varied and included mentholated, nonmentholated, or even hand-rolled cigarettes.
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.