In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Deafness is a catalyst that pushes many elderly people into seclusion, isolation, and even senility.
- People fear attenuated senility more than death.
- Diminished alertness from these drugs in elderly patients may be confused with senility or dementia.
- For the general practitioner a well-used library is one of the few correctives of the premature senility which is so apt to overtake him.
- The concept of senility may also be a generalization from the increasing number of older people who develop dementia.
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.