In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Lawto disqualifyto barinhabilitar a algn para algo — to disqualify sb from sth
- fue inhabilitado para ocupar cargos públicos — he was disqualified / barred from holding public office
2(imposibilitar)el accidente lo inhabilitó para conducir — the accident left him unable to drive
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.