In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
masculine and feminine nounFeminine cristina
1supporter of Isabel II (under the regency of María Cristina) against the Carlists
- Cristino tenía tres años trabajando con él.
- Cristino de Vera es un pintor ascético, y no sólo por sus temas preferidos, sino porque se niega a hacer concesiones al placer sensual.
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.