In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(pecador) repentantun hombre arrepentido de sus pecados — a man who repents (or has repented etc.) of his sins
- un terrorista arrepentido — a reformed terrorist
- arrepentido, prometió no volver a robar — sorry for / feeling remorse for what he had done, he promised never to steal again
- estaba muy arrepentido de haberlo dicho — I very much regretted having said it
masculine and feminine nounarrepentida
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.