In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1stain remover — quitamanchas masculine
- before noun hair remover — depilatorio
- nail polish remover — quitaesmalte
2British(removal man)mozo de mudanzas masculineempleado de una compañía de mudanzas masculinewhen the removers arrived — cuando llegaron los del trasteo Colombia
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.