In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(contribute)(remark) hacerthat's even better, threw in Bob — —mejor aún —terció / agregó / añadió Bob
2(include)take them all and I'll throw this radio in free! — si los lleva todos, le doy esta radio de yapa Southern Cone Peru
3Sport(ball) sacarto throw in the sponge / towel — tirar la esponja / la toalla
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.