In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(deprimido, triste)depressedestá muy abatido por su muerte — her death has left him very depressed / feeling very low
- siempre ha sido tan alegre y ahora lo veo tan abatido — he's always been such a cheerful person and now he seems so dejected / downhearted / despondent
- la enfermedad lo tiene muy abatido — he's feeling very low / very down because of his illness
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.