In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1desleír la levadura en un poco de agua tibia — mix the yeast to a paste using a little warm water
- una aspirina desleída en un poco de agua — an aspirin dissolved in a little water
- una yema de huevo desleída en un poco de leche — the yolk of an egg thinned / mixed with a little milk
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.