In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Latin America(aplazar)(reunión/juicio) to postpone(reunión/juicio) to put backpostergó su decisión — he deferred making a decision formal
2(relegar)(empleado) to pass overdesde que nació el pequeño se siente postergado — since the baby was born he's felt neglected / left out
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.