In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(en una foto)aquí ha salido muy favorecido — this photograph flatters him
2(atractivo)es muy poco favorecido — he's not very good looking
3Latin America formal(en un sorteo)salió favorecido con el primer premio — he was the lucky winner of / he won the first prize
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.