In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1informal(go to bed)acostarse
2.1(hand in)(work/report) entregar
2.2informal (hand over)(criminal) entregar
2.3(produce, achieve)he turned in three superb goals — se anotó tres goles sensacionales
2.4(return, give back)devolverto turn sth in for sth — cambiar algo por algo
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.