In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to appointto designateto depute formal+ subjunctive diputar a algn para que — to appoint sb to do sth
- lo diputaron para que actuara en su nombre — they appointed him to act on their behalf
2to regardestá diputada como excelente profesora — she is regarded as an excellent teacher
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.