In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Europe always was more like a tub of tutti-frutti than a slice of Neapolitan (an appropriate simile, for ice cream was the period's invention, being usually credited to the Parisian café-owner Tortoni).
- Both of us liked the tutti-frutti ice cream very much,’ said the 62-year-old resident of Cempaka Putih, East Jakarta.
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.