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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- Three stops along the route, at an obscure request stop in Old Ford, a phalanx of 16 photographers were waiting to take our picture.
- Someone else pointed out that it wasn't a request stop, therefore he was obliged to stop.
- There's no village here as such so it's a request stop.
- Fine if this is the bus you want to board, but not if you are trying to get one of the ones coming along behind and you happen to be at a request stop.
- The attacker, who had been picked up by the bus about half a mile away at a request stop, was Asian, in his late teens to early 20s, of average build with a thin wispy moustache.
- My nearest bus stop has been downgraded to a request stop for no adequately explained reason, physically moved to the opposite end of its bus shelter and no longer has a timetable posted.
- It's a request stop: I flagged down the train like a bus.
- Surprisingly, this simple request stops many people short.
- The most obvious way is also the unpalatable i.e. making more services request stops which is not something we want to do.
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.