In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(posible)probable¿lo habrá perdido? — es probable — do you think he's lost it? — probably
- ser probable que + subj
- es probable que llegue hoy — he will probably arrive today
- lo más probable es que no se haya enterado — she most probably hasn't heard
- es muy probable que le renueven el contrato — her contract will very probably be renewed
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.