In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in UK)resolución que designa al síndico y ordena la incautación por este de los bienes del deudor
- On 11th February 1986 a receiving order was made against him.
- The position prior to the making of the receiving order was that Mr Stone had been ordered to pay maintenance to Mrs Stone and to pay the mortgage instalments and other outgoings on the house.
- When the stockbrokers became bankrupt, their trustee brought an action in which he sought to recover from the client the debt due from him less the value of the shares as at the date of the receiving order.
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.