In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(exceeding comprehension)the discussion was way above my head — la discusión era muy complicada para mí
- his lecture went straight over my head — no entendí nada de su conferencia
- my sarcasm went right over his head — no captó mi sarcasmo
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.