In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(expulsar)to exileto banish literary
1.2literary(temor/duda) to banish(creencia/costumbre) to stamp out(costumbre/creencia) to eradicateacuerdos para desterrar el uso de sustancias nocivas para la capa de ozono — agreements to withdraw from use substances which are harmful to the ozone layer
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.