In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Pongamos pues la Luz de carretera y encendamos el neblinero.
- Dependiendo que tipo de neblinero le puso, me tinca que el carabinero actuó bien y se traspapeló.
- Rematan la luz de retroceso y el neblinero trasero (obligación de las normas europeas) bordeando la salida central del tubo de escape.
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.
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