In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1find¡qué hallazgo! es el regalo ideal para él — what a find! it's the ideal gift for him
- el nuevo programador ha sido un verdadero hallazgo — the new programmer has been a real find
- quedaron horrorizados ante tan macabro hallazgo — they were horrified by this macabre discovery
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.