In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The temporal bones were removed from the skull.
- Lying beyond the eardrum is the middle ear, a tiny air-filled cavity in the temporal bone.
- No patients received a CT scan of their temporal bones.
- A scan showed a soft-tissue mass in the right temporal bone.
- The facial nerve may have an unusual course through the temporal bone.
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.