In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Ishiyama ignoró la proporción arquitectónica y en su lugar enfatiza las riostras diagonales.
- Nótese la presencia de las riostras atravesando el eje medio de los cuadrantes.
- Ambos timones estaban unidos a las alas mediante montantes reforzados por riostras.
- Las riostras pueden ser paralelas o subir en zigzag.
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.