In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1predominantpreponderant formalel color preponderante es el amarillo — the predominant color is yellow
- desempeña un papel preponderante en la economía mundial — it plays a predominant role in the world's economy
- la opinión preponderante en la reunión — the dominant / predominant view at the meeting
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.