In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1sandpipertener piernas de chichicuilote — to have very long, thin legs
- Chichicuilote Ave pequeña, del tamaño de una paloma, que vive cerca del mar, lagos y ríos.
- Su manager, papel que desarrollaba Enrique Cuenca, siempre le daba ánimos al chichicuilote quien siempre estaba perdiendo y era sometido a golpizas impresionantes.
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.