In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in US)the Peace Corps — el Cuerpo de Paz (de los EEUU)
- El Cuerpo de Paz, fundado en 1961, es una agencia federal de los EEUU, compuesta por voluntarios que trabajan principalmente en países en vías de desarrollo en esferas tales como la enseñanza, la salud, la agricultura o proyectos medioambientales.
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.