In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(plan/idea) descabellado(idea/plan) disparatado(person) chiflado informal
- Anyway I like the look of your new site, but it seems your navigation hyperlinks are still a bit screwy.
- As always my best efforts should not be trusted since I'm a bit screwy, so if you find any errors on my end please let me know.
- You know how people always tell stories about some of the screwiest traditions ever?
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.