In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1probabilityes una posibilidad más que una probabilidad — it's more a possibility than a probability
- con toda probabilidad llegará mañana — in all probability / likelihood it will arrive tomorrow
- ¿qué probabilidad or probabilidades tiene de ganar? — what are her chances of winning?
- existe poca probabilidad or existen pocas probabilidades de que sea encontrado con vida — the possibility of him being found alive is very remote
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.