In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(calidad)modernnessmodernityla modernidad del diseño — the modernness / modernity of the design
- es un retroceso, es lo contrario de la modernidad — it is a backward step, completely contrary to modern ideas / thinking
2(edad)modern ageotro rasgo de la modernidad — another feature of the modern age
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.