In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(for cooking)cocina de queroseno femininecocina de kerosene feminineestufa de kerosene feminine Latin Americacocina de parafina feminine Latin America
2(for heating)(with fuel oil) estufa de gasóleo feminine(with fuel oil) estufa de gasoil feminine(with fuel oil) calentador de gasoil masculine(with kerosene) estufa de queroseno feminine(with kerosene) estufa de kerosene feminine(with kerosene) calentador de queroseno masculine(with kerosene) calentador de kerosene masculine(with kerosene) estufa de parafina feminine Latin America(with kerosene) calentador de parafina masculine Latin America
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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.