In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(gran cantidad)abundanceestá documentado con abundancia de estadísticas — it is documented with a wealth of statistics
- hay abundancia de aves en la región — the area abounds in / with birdlife
- hay comida en abundancia — there's plenty of food
2(riqueza)tiempos de abundancia — times of plenty
- viven en la abundancia — they're very affluent
- la sociedad de la abundancia — the affluent society
- nadar en la abundancia — to be made of money
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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.