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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- I've slept in my undershorts, but I was too tired to change out of my shirt last night.
- Wandering the streets wearing only his undershorts and trying to find help, he is spotted by two young women who try to help him.
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.