In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to overwhelmla abrumaron con tantas atenciones — she was overwhelmed by all their kindness
- me abruma con sus preguntas/quejas — he wears me out with his constant questions/complaints
- estaba abrumado de trabajo — he was snowed under with work
- abrumado por las preocupaciones — weighed down with worry
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.