In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The old woman got out and shuffled over to the nearest pay station.
- After shoving some orange chicken in my mouth, I got out and went over to the pay station.
- Upon entering Sportsman Lake is a paved area with restrooms and a self-service pay station.
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.