In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(animal)animaltiene más de 100 reses — she owns more than a hundred head of cattle
- reses bravas — fighting bulls
2also carne de res
Venezuela, Mexico, ColombiaCookingbeef
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.