In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The first and second words could be either plural nouns or singular-inflected verbs.
- We typically identify powers with a certain standard locution, employing the infinitives of verbs along with verb phrases.
- This could be a preposition, a verb, or a noun which does not in fact count as the ‘possessor’.
- Many English words can be nouns or verbs, with the exact same English spelling.
- Kanji are used in writing the main parts of a sentence such as verbs and nouns, as well as names.
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.