In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Top Tip: a few drops of tea tree oil in the bottom prevents nasty niffs.
- The nasty niff was so bad that a stewardess asked her to put them back on.
- Councillors are calling on the Government to get involved in ending a nasty niff pervading Castle Point.
- Council environment chiefs have launched an investigation into the source of the nasty niff.
- After several weeks I started to notice a nasty niff on my clothes and realised the cream was to blame.
- Instead of niffing of pongy feet, the new hi-tech trainers could smell of lemons or even wild flowers.
- Note, this part after the niffing has not been documented by any of the expert folks as yet for us newbies.
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.