In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1the United Kingdom — (Gran Bretaña e Irlanda del Norte) el Reino Unido
- El Reino Unido de Gran Bretaña e Irlanda del Norte (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland) comprende Inglaterra, Escocia, Gales e Irlanda del Norte. Es miembro de la Commonwealth y de la Unión Europea.
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.