In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Un niño bonito, de carita redonda, cachetón y trigueño.
- Durante todo el año Jorge Pellicer se cuidó de no parecer cachetón.
- Nadie entiende mejor al Chavo que su arrogante y cachetón vecino.
- A la pasada le cuelgan también ser cachetón.
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.