In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(omit)(fact/detail) pasar por altoyou've passed over one very important fact — has pasado por alto algo muy importante
1.2(overlook)(remark/behavior) pasar por alto(remark/behavior) dejar pasar
2(disregard for promotion)pasarle por encima ahe's been passed over three times now — ya le han pasado por encima tres veces
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.