In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1en algunos edificios campearon las banderas del partido — party flags could be seen flying on some of the buildings
- las dictaduras campean por la zona — dictatorships abound in the area
- el pesimismo campeaba en el ambiente — pessimism pervaded the atmosphere / hung in the air
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.