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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- The apparel example is representative of girls' christening dresses and boys' rompers.
- So, let's get down to brass tacks - what colour romper suits do we need to be looking at?
- We are often obliged to report on mayhem and savage behaviour perpetrated by thugs who are barely out of rompers.
- Then it is wallets at the ready as mummy and daddy start to fork out on designer romper suits, pushchairs and jewellery.
- For babies, there is an adorable polka dot romper suit, while older children will love his denim and rugby-style collection.
- Czech puppet theatre company tells the story of three babies in gigantic white romper suits as they lose their balloon.
- Supplying everything for boys and girls from newborn up to four years, the traditional little boys' romper suits and hand-smocked dresses for little girls are perennial favourites.
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.