In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1this writer is particularly strong on characterization — el fuerte de este escritor es la caracterización
- she's strong on French history — su fuerte es la historia francesa
- the report is strong on speculation and weak on fact — el informe tiene mucho de conjetura y pocos datos concretos
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.