In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1pincho masculinebrocheta feminine Mexico Spainbrochette feminine River Plateanticucho masculine Peru Chile Bolivia
- Like a genuine bazaar, brötchens, sausage rolls, hotdogs, pancakes, hamburgers, koeksisters, boerewors and sosaties with various cakes and puddings will be served.
- Connoisseurs Cookery and Hospitality College will have vetkoek with mince curry, breyani, chicken and apricot curry, bobotie and sosaties on offer.
- Other favorite dishes include morogo or imifino, a wild leaf stew; bobotie, a minced beef curry; bitlong, which is dried meat similar to jerky; a fried bread called vetkoek; and sosaties, which are made of marinated lamb and apricots.
- Another tradition is the braai, which had been cooked on a wood fire, often including sosaties and boerewors as well as steak.
- Next to Ndlovu's house we said hi to Bra Futji and bought snacks: chicken ‘afval’ and sosaties grilled right there on the coal griller.
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.