In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Sweden survived the war as a non-belligerent state by following a flexible policy which responded to the political realities of the moment while retaining some freedom of manoeuvre for the future.
- But it also must have involved dialogue, collaboration, exchange, communication, recognition, and similar non-belligerent relations.
- The law of Nuremberg stated simply, that it is not legal to launch a war of aggression against a passive, non-belligerent country.
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.