In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1justsimplyno es que no sea inteligente, simplemente no es ambicioso — it's not that he's unintelligent, he's simply / just not ambitious
- simplemente hay que extremar las precauciones — it's simply a question of taking better precautions
- dile, simplemente, que no vas a poder ir — just / simply tell him you won't be able to go
- simplemente quería entregarte esto — I just wanted to give you this
- simplemente quería darle mi opinión — I only / merely / just wanted to offer my opinion
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.