In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
2(sth amazing)milagro masculine(drug/cure) milagrosothe miracles of modern science — los milagros de la ciencia moderna
- it would be a miracle if she gave up smoking — sería un milagro que dejara de fumar
- by some miracle he was unhurt — resultó ileso de milagro
- to work miracles — hacer milagros
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.