In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(attack)(person) abalanzarse sobre
2(in order to jump)you can clear the ditch if you run at it — puedes saltar la zanja si tomas carrerilla Spain
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.