In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(monto)amount135.000 pesos, importe a que asciende nuestra factura No. 8723 — 135,000 pesos, the amount shown on our invoice No. 8723
- rogamos abonen de inmediato el importe total de estas letras — we request immediate payment of the total sum / the total amount corresponding to these bills
- si no queda satisfecho le devolvemos el importe de su compra — if you are not satisfied we will refund the purchase price
2(costo)costel importe de la matrícula es de 4.000 pesos — the registration fee is 4,000 pesos
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.