In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1el rechazo a cualquier modalidad de disidencia — refusal to tolerate any kind / form of dissent
- ofrecen varias modalidades de pago — they offer several methods / modes of payment
- ganó la medalla de oro en la modalidad de esquí alpino — she won the gold medal for downhill skiing
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.