In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(resuelto, enérgico)decisivedeterminedpueden contar con mi decidido apoyo — you can count on my wholehearted support
2(a hacer algo)me voy con él, estoy decidida — I'm going with him, my mind is made up / I've made my decision
- decidido a + inf
- estoy decidido a terminar con esta situación — I've made up my mind / I'm determined / I've decided to put an end to this situation
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.