In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Palillero con 2 cisnes y corazones para recuerdo de boda.
- De todas formas 1 euro es un precio muy buen por lo menos por el palillero.
- Es curioso el palillero que usa tan grueso, no había visto uno así nunca.
- Conjunto de 62 palilleros escolares, de madera con punta de metal.
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.