In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(hecho trascendental)landmarkmilestoneeste hecho marcó un hito en nuestra historia — this event was a milestone / landmark in our history
2dated(mojón)milestonemirar a algn de hito en hito — to gaze / stare at sb
- se quedó mirándola de hito a hito — he stood there staring / gazing at her
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.