In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(in shop)escaparatismo masculine Spainvitrinismo masculine Latin Americavidrierismo masculine Latin America
- However, Elfi did also enjoy dress design, interior design and window dressing and these courses did receive the maternal nod, and she graduated with qualifications in them all.
- Simon is the head baker of the family, while Julie - also currently studying interior design - has become something of an expert on window dressing.
2(pretense, mask)don't be taken in by the window dressing — no te dejes engañar por las apariencias / la imagen que quieren presentar
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.