In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
2volandas feminine plural
- fuí en volandas hasta su casa — I rushed around to his house
- lo llevaron en volandas a recibir el trofeo — they carried him shoulder-high to receive the trophy
2.2Colombia informala las volandas — in a rush
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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.