In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Astronomycenit masculinezenit masculineat the zenith of her popularity — en el cenit / el apogeo de su popularidad
- These objects reversed direction several times but maintained position in the sky more or less at the zenith.
- The center of the map is the zenith, the point in the sky directly overhead.
- Negative view zenith angles correspond to the backscattering direction.
- The method needs data collected from two satellites, one close to zenith and the other in the direction of horizon.
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.