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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- I managed to almost zip up my private parts in a pair of jeans on Monday, which brings the number of consecutive public holidays my testicles have been injured to three.
- However, there is still a reluctance on behalf of some people to go to the health board clinic or their doctor and say they have something wrong with their private parts.
- She was such a sweet little girl, and she was always taught about her private parts and about telling mommy and daddy when someone hurts you.
- It is, however, forbidden, in the strongest possible terms, to squeeze, grope and fondle your own private parts in public.
- Although the man was in shorts, they had ridden up his legs, and his lack of underpants had turned his private parts into glaringly public ones.
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.