In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(con opulencia)(vestido) splendidly(decorado) richlyviven ricamente y sin preocupaciones — they live in luxury and without a care
2informal(sin preocupación)está durmiendo tan ricamente — she's sleeping like a baby
- y le dijo que no la quería más, así, tan ricamente — and he told her he didn't love her any more, just like that, straight out
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.