In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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.
Whether English is your first language, your second, or your nineteenth, you may have experienced trouble with all the words that end in -ough…
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