In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1negativoyou're too negative — eres demasiado negativo
- the blood test was negative — el análisis de sangre dio negativo
- negative film — negativo
- negative image — imagen en negativo
1(word, particle)negación feminineput this sentence into the negative — pon esta frase en negativo
2(no)negativa femininehe answered in the negative — contestó con una negativa
4Electricitypolo negativo masculine
- The records of her transaction, and loan would have been available and in their absence I draw a negative inference.
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.