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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- As she slowly gathered her wits, she could feel the familiar burning of wrathful anger building up within her.
- I walked a sad tightrope between trying to impress cooler kids through imitation and my mortal terror of wrathful authority figures.
- These exchanges are routine, and don't distract Krista from trying to breach an ideological gap with a car full of wrathful seniors.
- Ander had the sneaking suspicion that terrible things were happening to his grade in her class, but at least he didn't have to worry about taking report cards home to wrathful parents.
- Bodhisattvas are portrayed as both benevolent godlike figures and wrathful deities.
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.