In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(aplazar)to postponeto put offtuvo que posponer el viaje — she had to postpone / put off the trip
2(relegar)posponer algo a algo
- pospone la vida familiar al trabajo — he puts his work before his family life
3Linguisticsse pospone al nombre — it comes after / follows the noun
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.