In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1hacerle bien a algn/algoit did him a lot of good politically — lo favoreció políticamente
- lying won't do you any good at all — mentir no te llevará a ninguna parte
- for all the good it has done me … — para lo que me ha servido …
- much good may it do you! — ¡para lo que te va a servir!
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.