In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- It's two weeks until your product ships and you are sure there is no way you're going to make it.
- Whatever the reason, you're in big trouble now.
- Chances are you're a workaholic if you feel compelled to work for the sake of working, and you feel panic, anxiety or a sense of loss when you aren't working.
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.