In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(say) en tono agradable(smile) con simpatíaI was pleasantly surprised by the changes — los cambios me causaron una grata sorpresa
- the house is pleasantly situated — la casa está muy bien situada / está situada en un lugar muy agradable
- we passed the afternoon very pleasantly — pasamos la tarde muy a gusto
- it's not exactly warm but pleasantly mild — no es que haga calor pero se está muy bien / muy a gusto
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.