In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1encontraron su cadáver en el avión siniestrado — they found her body in the wreckage of the airplane
- los vehículos siniestrados — the vehicles involved in the accident
- la central nuclear siniestrada — the nuclear power plant where the explosion (or fire etc.) took place
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.