In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1informal¡uf!phew, it's hot — ¡uf! ¡qué calor!
- But it went well, phew, and it was great to see how much my presentation and Japanese has improved in 8 months.
- No pins and needles, no numbness and full movement in all limbs - phew.
- Oh, phew… thought you girls might be from some gang or something.
- The major decisions in life have already been taken - phew.
- A couple of uninstalls and reinstalls fixed the problem - phew.
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.