In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(vuelta completa) 360 degree turn(vuelta completa) complete turn(media vuelta) 180 degree turn(media vuelta) half turnel tiempo ha dado una vuelta en redondo — the weather has changed completely
- en cuanto a su política económica, han dado una vuelta en redondo — as for their economic policy, they've done a U-turn / a volte-face / they've completely changed direction
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.