In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- We go somewhere all the time be it pitch and putt, swimming or bocce.
- He died on Sunday pursuing his favourite pastime of pitch and putt on his local course where he was club chairman.
- He had played pitch and putt by then but, he admits, golf is an altogether different proposition.
- So it's the weekend, and yet again we find ourselves on Sandwell Valley Park Farm golf course - this time for a bit of pitch and putt.
- Tom is a former keen sportsman, he played junior soccer and loved the game of pitch and putt.
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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.