In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1apparently¿por qué no vino? — aparentemente no se sentía bien — why didn't he come? — apparently he wasn't feeling very well
- el esfuerzo aparentemente rindió sus frutos — it would seem / appear that the effort bore fruit
- no sé cómo una mujer aparentemente inteligente puede comportarse así — I don't know how an apparently intelligent woman can behave like that
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.