In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1raggedunos pobres niños desharrapados — some poor ragged children
- anda siempre desharrapado — he's always shabbily dressed / dressed in rags
masculine and feminine nounFeminine desharrapada
1las calles estaban llenas de desharrapados — the streets were full of people dressed in rags
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.