In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1do you mind if I tag along? — ¿les importa si me les pego? informal
- whatever he does, his classmates tag along behind — haga lo que haga, sus compañeros siempre lo siguen
- her little sister always tags along after us — su hermanita nos sigue a todas partes
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.