In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to rebelrebelarse contra algn/algo — to rebel against sb/sth
- el pueblo se rebeló contra el gobierno — the people rebelled against / rose up against the government
- siempre se ha rebelado contra todo tipo de tradiciones — she has always rebelled against tradition of any kind
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.