In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(heirloom) pasar(story/tradition) transmitira formula passed down from generation to generation — una fórmula que ha ido pasando de generación en generación
- this watch has been passed down to me through three generations — este reloj lo he heredado a través de tres generaciones
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.