Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Water expressions in polish


Published on

Presentation by Polish students Bartosz Tobis and Bartosz Majtyka for the 2nd mobility meeting in Campulung, Romania Comenius 2013-2015 "Water for Life"

Published in: Education, Business, Technology
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Water expressions in polish

  1. 1. Burza w szklance wody Meaning: a situation where people get very angry or worried about something that is not important. Phrase in English: a storm in a teacup
  2. 2. Czuć się jak ryba w wodzie Meaning: to learn how to do something very quickly and to enjoy doing it Phrase in English: Take to like a duck to water
  3. 3. Cicha woda brzegi rwie Meaning: Persistence accomplishes things. Phrase in English: Constant dropping wears away a stone
  4. 4. Wypłynąć na szerokie wody Meaning: to enter with sudden decision upon an unfamiliar course of action Phrase in English: to take the plunge
  5. 5. Nabrać wody w usta Meaning: keep quiet about confidential information Phrase in English: to keep one's mouth shut
  6. 6. Przepaść jak kamień w wodę Meaning: to fail completely Phrase in English: to sink like a stone
  7. 7. Robić komuś wodę z mózgu Meaning: incretinire someone Phrase in English: to brainwash somebody
  8. 8. Trafić z deszczu pod rynnę Meaning: from a bad situation to a worse situation. Phrase in English: go out of the frying pan into the fire
  9. 9. Presentation made by: Bartek Tobis Bartek Majtyka