In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
masculine and feminine noun
- Transformista es la persona que realiza espectáculos en los que se viste con las ropas del otro género.
- Transformista Una persona que en ocasiones opta por usar ropa convencional asociada a otro género.
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.