In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(en un lugar)locatedsituateduna casa muy bien ubicada — a house in a good / desirable location
- la embajada está ubicada en el norte de la ciudad — the embassy is (situated / located) in the north of the city
- este libro está mal ubicado en este lugar — this book's in the wrong place here
2(en un empleo)está muy bien ubicado — he's really well set up in his job
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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.