In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1tener algo/a algn en mentewhat type of coat did you have in mind, sir? — ¿qué tipo de abrigo buscaba / tenía en mente el señor?
- I had him in mind for that job — lo estaba considerando / lo tenía en mente para ese puesto
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.