In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1typicalvolvió a llegar tarde — típico de él — he was late again — typical! / that's typical of him / that's just like him
- es el típico tío ligón — he's your typical womanizer
- el plato/traje típico de la región — the typical / traditional local dish/costume
- los turistas vienen en busca de lo típico — tourists come in search of local color
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.