In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(sensibly)we must plan realistically — tenemos que ser realistas a la hora de hacer planes
- looking at it realistically … — siendo realistas …
- sentence adverb realistically, it couldn't be finished before Friday — siendo realistas, es imposible acabar antes del viernes
2(in lifelike manner)(represent/describe) de manera realista
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.