In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Spanish purists are lamenting the rise of Spanglish.
- She normally only spoke English or Spanglish, never full Spanish.
- These people have put down their roots in America, and they're talking to each other all day, every day, in a mixture of Spanish and English called Spanglish.
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.