In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
feminine plural noun
- AMÍGDALAS Como en el caso de las vegetaciones, la extirpación suele ser innecesaria.
- Amígdalas, apéndice, bazo, uno de los dos riñones; mucha gente sobrevive años sin nada de eso.
- Amígdalas muy rojas, frecuentemente con placas blancas (llagas).
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.