In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1he actually dared to say that, him of all people? — ¿y se atrevió a decir eso, nada menos que él / precisamente él?
1you of all people ought to be grateful to me — tú más que nadie me deberías estar agradecido
- they've made her director, her of all people! — ¡la han hecho directora, nada menos que a ella!
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.