In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to gildto gold plate
- Caja de madera de cedro con chapa de plata y sobredorada.
- Se trata de una talla en madera policromada y sobredorada, de estilo manierista.
- El metal utilizado suele ser cobre que se sobredora para mantener el brillo del oro.
- Está realizado en madera tallada imitando materiales nobles y sobredorado.
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.