In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(principle/theory) bien arraigado(tradition) de mucho arraigo(practice) bien establecido
- The well-established tradition for farmers to take the livestock for sale to their local auction market is now under threat.
- The sheep know their patch, fortunately, and follow well-established paths from one high point to another.
- They are all in well-established, popular community meeting centres, such as village shops and post offices.
- The easy fusion of land, industry, and commerce was a well-established English tradition.
- Self-regulation is now a well-established mechanism, though sometimes crudely driven by the state.
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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.