In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1they managed to turn the tables on their adversaries — lograron volverles las tornas a sus adversarios
- the tables are turned — se han vuelto las tornas
- she then turned the tables on the interviewer — entonces empezó ella a hacerle preguntas al entrevistador
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.