In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
(sacramento)communionrecibir la comunión — to receive / take communion
- dar la comunión — to administer / take communion
- hizo la primera comunión la semana pasada — she received / took communion for the first time last week
(parte de la misa)communion
1.3(comunidad)la comunión de los Santos — the communion of saints
2(de ideas, principios)communioncommunity
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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