In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1capitalcapital letteruppercase letter technicallos nombres propios se escriben con mayúscula — proper names are written with a capital letter
- rellenar en / con mayúsculas — write in block capitals / in capital letters
- con mayúsculas — real
- no es un escritor cualquiera sino un literato con mayúsculas — he's not just any old writer, he's an absolutely first-rate author
- se trata de dinero con D mayúscula — we're talking serious money
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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.