In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(con tapa de vaivén) cubo de la basura masculine(con tapa de vaivén) tacho de la basura masculine Southern Cone Peru(con tapa de vaivén) bote de la basura masculine Mexico(con tapa de vaivén) caneca de la basura feminine Colombia(con tapa de vaivén) tobo de la basura masculine Venezuela
- I've started to get a load of fruit flies buzzing round my kitchen swingbin.
- To make the liquor for plant feeding, I use an old swingbin.
- Late this afternoon I went to the swingbin that we keep by the back door.
- U-shaped dining area, wet bar with sink, fridge & swingbin.
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.