In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to exceptexceptuando un pequeño incidente en la frontera — except for / with the exception of / apart from a minor incident at the border
- exceptuar a algn de algo — to exempt sb from sth
- están exceptuados de pago — they are exempt from payment
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.