In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(recomendación)piece of advicete voy a dar un consejo — I'm going to give you some advice / a word of advice / a piece of advice
- vino a pedirme consejo — he came to ask me for advice / to ask (for) my advice
- consejos prácticos para la limpieza de su horno — practical tips on how to clean your oven
- consejos vendo, pero para mí no tengo — I'm not very good at practicing what I preach
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.