In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1desde el accidente está trastornado — he's been (very) disturbed since he had the accident
- la muerte de su hija la dejó trastornada — she was deeply disturbed / traumatized by the death of her daughter
- trastornado por las drogas — drug-crazed
- está con los nervios trastornados — his nerves are completely shattered / are in shreds / are in tatters
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.