In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(sociedad/población) to make … awareconcientizar a algn de algo — to raise sb's consciousness about sth
- para concientizar a los ciudadanos de los problemas ecológicos — to raise people's consciousness about / to increase people's awareness of ecological problems
1concientizarse de algo — to realize sth
- se concientizaron de que ya era hora de abandonar la lucha — they realized that / came to the realization that / became aware that the time had come to give up the struggle
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.