In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1consumptionmotores de bajo consumo — engines with low gas consumption US
- el consumo habitual de este fármaco — taking this drug regularly
- un alto consumo de grasas animales — a high intake of animal fats
- tenemos que cuidar el consumo de electricidad — we must watch how much electricity we use
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.