In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1borntodas las personas nacidas antes de 1960 — everyone born before 1960
- un poeta nacido con el siglo — a poet born at the turn of the century
- un niño recién nacido — a newborn baby
masculine and feminine noun
1los nacidos en este año — those born this year
- todos los nacidos han de morir — all mankind / all human beings must die
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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.