In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1howlel aullido del viento — the howling of the wind
- los aullidos del perro — the howling of the dog
- daba aullidos de dolor — he was howling with pain
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.