In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- National borders still would exist, but the new, extended enterprise would link regions around the world to focus on industry specializations - a sort of transglobal value chain.
- The conference phone was dusted off and a transglobal press conference followed.
- Judging by the company you keep - jet-setting, transglobal culture makers who rarely seem without gadgets or cash - that's a very desirable demographic indeed.
- In a story set at the dawn of transglobal travel, the ship's mutineers come across as the template for all marauding Brits on holiday since.
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.