In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
(cantante)tenortiene voz de tenor — he is a tenor
2(de un discurso, texto)a juzgar por el tenor de sus declaraciones — judging by the tone of his statement
- se distribuyen al siguiente tenor — they are distributed as follows
- a tenor de los datos disponibles — according to the available information
- a tenor de las fotografías — judging by the photographs
- a tenor de lo establecido en el artículo primero — in accordance with the stipulations of article one
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.