In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1quicklyhay que hacerlo lo más rápidamente posible — it has to be done as quickly / swiftly as possible
- se cambió rápidamente y salió — he quickly changed his clothes and went out
- lo leyó rápidamente — she read it quickly
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.