In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(film/joke) indecente(joke/film) inmundo(film/joke) obsceno
- Like all successful infomercials he uses sexual desire to sell his product, with the animators relishing in the opportunity to create smutty and suggestive scenes.
- The lyrics to this very hummable song are extremely naughty, not smutty or crude, just enjoyably naughty.
- Last year a bunch of staff at The New York Times were fired for sending ‘offensive’ and smutty emails.
- The problem with every generation as they get older is to view their own childhood through rose-coloured spectacles and state quite narrow-mindedly that this current generation is smutty, disrespectful and crass.
- Pushing 60 but still displaying the sensibility of a naughty schoolboy, Waters displays a real penchant for smutty innuendo and an ever growing catalogue of euphemisms.
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.