In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(with intention of murdering)con intenciones asesinashe looked murderously at the children — fulminó a los niños con la mirada
2(unpleasantly)it was murderously difficult — era terriblemente difícil
- it's murderously hot — hace un calor insufrible / infernal
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.