In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(mano de obra) skilled(profesional) qualifiedlos más calificados especialistas en la materia — the most highly qualified specialists in the field → obrero
- estar calificado para + inf — to qualified to + inf
- no está calificado para ser dentista/abogado — he is not qualified to be a dentist/lawyer
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.