Wednesday Words

Wednesday Word – Lavaplatos

My Wednesday Word this week is lavaplatos. It’s a Spanish compound word meaning ‘dishwasher’. I love words like this one because when you break it down it’s so obvious. In Spanish, lavar is the verb ‘to wash’ and platos is the noun ‘plates’ or  ‘dishes’. Therefore, ‘dishwasher’! One of my favourite things about languages is how clever they … Continue reading