In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1feminine pintura monocromáticafeminine fotografía en blanco y negro
2(technique)painted in monochrome — pintado en diferentes tonalidades de un mismo color
- photographed in monochrome — fotografiado en blanco y negro
1(picture) monocromático(picture) monocromo(television/photograph) en blanco y negro
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.