In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1just wait till I get my hands on him! — ¡vas a ver cuando lo agarre!
- she can't wait to get her hands on the new computer — se muere por usar la computadora nueva
- I've been trying to get my hands on that book for ages — hace años que ando tras ese libro
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.