In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1we still see each other on and off — todavía nos vemos de vez en cuando
- I've been coming here on and off / off and on for over 20 years — hace más de 20 años que vengo aquí, aunque no regularmente
- it rained on and off / off and on all week — estuvo lloviendo y parando toda la semana
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.