In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1biblela Biblia — the Bible
- es la nueva biblia de los intelectuales peruanos — it is the new bible for Peruvian intellectuals
- la biblia en verso
- nos contó la biblia en verso — she told us about it in minute detail
- pregúntale a él que se sabe la biblia en verso — ask him, he knows about absolutely everything
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.