In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1occupyinglas tropas ocupantes — the occupying forces
masculine and feminine noun
1occupantlos ocupantes del vehículo salieron ilesos — the occupants of the vehicle escaped unhurt
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.