In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(diversidad)varietyen este tema hay variedad de opiniones — people hold many different / very different views on this subject
- en la variedad está el gusto / el placer — variety is the spice of life
3variedades (feminine plural)Theatrevaudeville USvariety Britishespectáculo de variedades — vaudeville / variety show
- teatro de variedades — vaudeville theater
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.