In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1welcomesalió a darnos la bienvenida — he came out to welcome us
- les damos la bienvenida a bordo de este avión — we would like to welcome you aboard this aircraft
- hubo un corto discurso de bienvenida — there was a short welcoming speech / speech of welcome
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.