In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1vigesimoprimerotwenty-first (birthday) party — fiesta de los 21 años feminine
1en vigesimoprimer lugarsee also fifth
1it's his twenty-first on Saturday — el sábado cumple veintiún años
- I'm going to a twenty-first tomorrow — mañana tengo una fiesta (de cumpleaños) de veintiuno
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.