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
1es un vividor que vive a costa de los amigos — he's a freeloader who lives off his friends
- vividores a la caza de herederas con fortuna — fortune hunters on the lookout for rich heiresses
- es un vividor que ha hecho sufrir mucho a su mujer — he's too fond of the good life and his wife has suffered terribly because of it
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
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