In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(puerta/pared/costura) to reinforce(guardia) to increase(guardia) to strengthenhan reforzado las medidas de seguridad — security has been stepped up / tightened
- esto refuerza las buenas relaciones entre los dos países — this reinforces / strengthens the good relations between the two countries
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.