In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1she lets their criticism wash over her — sus críticas le resbalan
- I don't pay any attention to their quarreling, I just let it all wash over me — sus peleas me tienen sin cuidado: los oigo como quien oye llover
- I let the music wash over me — me dejé llevar por la música
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.