In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Pegante (cualquiera que sea resistente).
- Pegante de olor fuerte y penetrante que produce mareo cuando se inhala.
- Pegante usado para drogarse mediante la inhalación directa del recipiente que lo contiene.
- Pegante utilizado para unir tubos de la misma marca.
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.