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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- Whether people start ditching their iPods and Walkmans in favour of their mobile though remains to be seen.
- The Walkman gave people their own music on the move for the first time, but they were limited by the number of songs a CD or tape could hold.
- It pioneered the category when it introduced the original Walkman in 1979.
- Yet ‘Hold My Hand,’ which sounds as if she recorded it on a Walkman, mesmerizes still.
- Listening on a Walkman often makes the music more personal and direct.
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.