In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1politecourteouslo cortés no quita lo valiente
- ¿aún la saludas después de lo que te hizo? — sí, lo cortés no quita lo valiente — you still say hello to her after what she did to you? — yes, politeness doesn't have to be a sign of weakness / you don't lose anything by being polite
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.