In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1el médico no quiso esperanzarlos demasiado — the doctor didn't want to raise their hopes too much
- su análisis de la situación nos ha esperanzado — their analysis of the situation has made us more hopeful / given us hope
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.