In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1she took charge of the situation — se hizo cargo de la situación
- Sarah took charge of the guests/of buying the food — Sarah se encargó de los invitados/de comprar la comida
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.