In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in US football)reserva feminine
- However, how sold can the Eagles be on Feeley when, for a brief stretch this season when they had to make room on the roster, they cut him and put him on the taxi squad, then brought him back?
- A player on the taxi squad can be activated so long as a player from the roster is deactivated.
- Teams can send additional players, but those players are put on ‘taxi squads’ and are eligible to play only on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
- He would be delighted to make the taxi squad, drawing a minimum wage and scrimmaging against the varsity during the week.
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.