In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(con tablas) to lay floorboards on(con parqué) to lay parquet flooring on
- Entarimado de la sala por encima de nosotros era muy ruidoso.
- Todo el río estaba entarimado por los largos maderos, pinos enteros descortezados.
- En esta situación de sumisión, empezaron a subir al entarimado los primeros clientes.
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.