In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Mexico informal(homosexual)gay mangay
- El joto acerca la mano dentro de la jaula y toca al gorila en los genitales.
- Hoy Javier Sicilia ya ni poeta es y Eruviel Ávila terminará como joto de clóset.
- Lo más gritado fue el trillado cliché de “sube joto sube o baja joto baja”.
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.