In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1tentación feminineto yield to temptation — dejarse vencer por la tentación
- to resist temptation — resistir la tentación
- to put temptation in sb's way — tentar a algn
- I couldn't resist the temptation to take revenge — no pude resistir la tentación de vengarme
2Religiontentación femininelead us not into temptation — no nos dejes caer en la tentación
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.