In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- La parka estilo blusón remplaza la trenca más formal y restrictiva.
- Las trencas son una prenda tradicional de Gran Bretaña.
- Cierran en el delantero por originales botones tipo trenca.
- También trencas de punto y chaquetas de doble cara en jersey.
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.