In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1bankruptcyla empresa va a la bancarrota — the company is going bankrupt / is heading for bankruptcy
- el país está en bancarrota — the country is bankrupt
- se declararon en bancarrota — they declared themselves bankrupt
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.