In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(desorden)con tantos desarreglos de horarios está muy cansado — he's very tired because his routine has been upset so much
2Southern Cone(exceso)hice bastantes desarreglos durante el fin de semana — I overindulged a bit this weekend
- este mes no podemos hacer ningún desarreglo — this month we mustn't allow ourselves any extravagances
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.