In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1estribar en algo — to stem from sth
- su belleza estriba en su sencillez — its beauty lies in / stems from its simplicity
- el éxito estriba en el trabajo y en el esfuerzo — success comes from hard work and effort
2Building Architectureestribar en algo — to rest on sth
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.