In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(alocución)speechpronunciar un discurso — to deliver / give a speech
- discurso de apertura/clausura/presentación — opening/closing/introductory speech
- no te puedes imaginar el discurso que me soltó — you should've heard the lecture he gave me / I got
- discurso del/sobre el estado de la Unión — State of the Union Message/Address
3Linguisticsspeechdiscourse technicalanálisis del discurso — discourse analysis
4literary(del tiempo)passingpassage formal literary
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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.