In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1no te guardo rencor por lo ocurrido — I bear you no malice / I don't bear you any grudge for what happened
- intentémoslo otra vez, sin rencores ¿de acuerdo? — let's try again, and no hard feelings, OK?
- aún siento mucho rencor por lo que me hizo — I still feel very resentful / bitter about what he did to me
- su rencor le impide perdonar y olvidar — her feelings of rancor / her bitter feelings will not allow her to forgive and forget
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.