In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- La bemba es la “boca de labios gruesos y abultados”.
- Ahora, algunos datos acerca de “bemba”.
- Bemba sabe muy bien que tras las elecciones, solo le espera la cárcel.
- Bemba es acusado de haber usado para fines privados a los militares a él asignados como guardaespaldas.
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.