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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- Before you store such tools for the off season, use a wire brush to remove surface rust and dirt.
- Clean away all old caulk and loose paint with a wire brush or rag.
- Your instincts are right about using a wire brush or pressure washer to clean the surface.
- Use a paintbrush comb or small wire brush to clean the bristles.
- Steel wool and wire brushes should not be used to clean surfaces to be finished with water repellent preservatives since small iron deposits may be left behind.
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.