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EVERY CULTURE HAS
SOMETHING TO SAY
STOPOVER PRESENTS:
THAT’S A
BARBECUE
STOPPER
AUSTRALIA
* A TOPIC OF GREAT PUBLIC INTEREST
POP ONE’S
CLOGS
BRITAIN
* TO DIE
NINE COWS
AND ONE
STRAND OF
COW HAIR
CHINA
* INSIGNIFICANT COMPARED TO THE WHOLE
EAT SOME BREAD
DENMARK
* TAKE TIME OUT TO CALM DOWN
THE BALD
WOMAN
BOASTS OF
HER NIECE’S
HAIR
EGYPT
* DON’T BRAG ABOUT OTHERS ABILITIES
I HAVE OTHER
CATS TO WHIP
FRANCE
* MORE IMPORTANT THINGS TO DO
ASK FOR AN
EXTRA SAUSAGE
GERMANY
* ASK FOR SPECIAL TREATMENT
EVERY ROPE
HAS TWO
ENDS
HAITI
* A DISPUTE HAS TWO SIDES
AT THE END
OF THE WORLD
TURN LEFT
HEBREW
* IT’S IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE
DOGS CAN’T
DIGEST
SWEET
PUDDING
INDIA
* ONLY GIVE GOOD TO THOSE WHO VALUE IT
EVEN
MONKEYS
FALL FROM
TREES
JAPAN
* EVEN EXPERTS GET IT WRONG
IT’S A
CARROT
KOREA
* ISN’T IT OBVIOUS?
ON MY HEAD
AND MY
EYES
LEBANON
* I GUARANTEE TO DO AS YOU ASK
MAY YOUR
MOUSTACHE
GROW LIKE
BRUSHWOOD
MONGOLIA
* BLESS YOU (AFTER SNEEZING)
TO BE IN THE
MIDDLE OF
THE BUTTER’S
EYE
NORWAY
* TO BE IN THE BEST PLACE
AFTER GREAT
EFFORT HE
EXPLAINED
THAT WATER
WAS WATER
OMAN
* EXPLANATION DIDN'T MAKE SENSE
HAVE A MOUSE
IN THE CHEST
PHILLIPINES
* TO FEEL WORRIED OR AFRAID
NOT MY CIRCUS
NOT MY MONKEYS
POLAND
* NOT MY PROBLEM
IF YOU CAN’T
REACH THE
GRAPE YOU
WILL SAY IT
IS SOUR
QATAR
* WE PUT DOWN WHAT WE CAN’T HAVE
HANG
NOODLES IN
YOUR EARS
RUSSIA
* TO TALK NONSENSE
IF YOUR FRIEND
IS HONEY, DON’T
LICK IT ALL
SYRIA
* DON’T TAKE ADVANTAGE OF FRIENDS
PLAYING A
VIOLIN FOR
THE BUFFALO
TO LISTEN
THAILAND
* NO ONE IS LISTENING TO YOU TALK
A ROARING
LION KILLS
NO GAME
UGANDA
* TALKING ISN'T ACTION
A TEDDY BEAR
WILL BITE YOU
VENEZUELA
* YOU’RE BEING TO CLEVER (SARCASTIC)
I’M READY
TO PUT THE
FIDDLE IN
THE ROOF
WALES
* I’M READY TO GIVE UP
YOU DRINK
OUT OF AN
OLD CUP
XHOSA
* YOU’RE WEALTHY (USING AN HEIRLOOM)
EVERY MONKEY
IS A GAZELLE IN
IT’S MOTHER’S
EYES
YEMEN
* LOVE IS BLIND
YOU CAN’T WRAP
SOMETHING WITH
HORNS
ZIMBABWE
* IT’S HARD TO KEEP THINGS SECRET
FOR EVERYONE
WHO LISTENS,
EVERY CULTURE
HAS SOMETHING
TO SAY
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Every culture has something to say

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"Well Blow me Down!" Every country around the world has insider language. Proverbs, sayings and idioms that are peculiar to outsiders. Here is a trip from A to Z that describes an interesting saying from many nations!

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Every culture has something to say

  1. 1. EVERY CULTURE HAS SOMETHING TO SAY STOPOVER PRESENTS:
  2. 2. THAT’S A BARBECUE STOPPER AUSTRALIA * A TOPIC OF GREAT PUBLIC INTEREST
  3. 3. POP ONE’S CLOGS BRITAIN * TO DIE
  4. 4. NINE COWS AND ONE STRAND OF COW HAIR CHINA * INSIGNIFICANT COMPARED TO THE WHOLE
  5. 5. EAT SOME BREAD DENMARK * TAKE TIME OUT TO CALM DOWN
  6. 6. THE BALD WOMAN BOASTS OF HER NIECE’S HAIR EGYPT * DON’T BRAG ABOUT OTHERS ABILITIES
  7. 7. I HAVE OTHER CATS TO WHIP FRANCE * MORE IMPORTANT THINGS TO DO
  8. 8. ASK FOR AN EXTRA SAUSAGE GERMANY * ASK FOR SPECIAL TREATMENT
  9. 9. EVERY ROPE HAS TWO ENDS HAITI * A DISPUTE HAS TWO SIDES
  10. 10. AT THE END OF THE WORLD TURN LEFT HEBREW * IT’S IN THE MIDDLE OF NOWHERE
  11. 11. DOGS CAN’T DIGEST SWEET PUDDING INDIA * ONLY GIVE GOOD TO THOSE WHO VALUE IT
  12. 12. EVEN MONKEYS FALL FROM TREES JAPAN * EVEN EXPERTS GET IT WRONG
  13. 13. IT’S A CARROT KOREA * ISN’T IT OBVIOUS?
  14. 14. ON MY HEAD AND MY EYES LEBANON * I GUARANTEE TO DO AS YOU ASK
  15. 15. MAY YOUR MOUSTACHE GROW LIKE BRUSHWOOD MONGOLIA * BLESS YOU (AFTER SNEEZING)
  16. 16. TO BE IN THE MIDDLE OF THE BUTTER’S EYE NORWAY * TO BE IN THE BEST PLACE
  17. 17. AFTER GREAT EFFORT HE EXPLAINED THAT WATER WAS WATER OMAN * EXPLANATION DIDN'T MAKE SENSE
  18. 18. HAVE A MOUSE IN THE CHEST PHILLIPINES * TO FEEL WORRIED OR AFRAID
  19. 19. NOT MY CIRCUS NOT MY MONKEYS POLAND * NOT MY PROBLEM
  20. 20. IF YOU CAN’T REACH THE GRAPE YOU WILL SAY IT IS SOUR QATAR * WE PUT DOWN WHAT WE CAN’T HAVE
  21. 21. HANG NOODLES IN YOUR EARS RUSSIA * TO TALK NONSENSE
  22. 22. IF YOUR FRIEND IS HONEY, DON’T LICK IT ALL SYRIA * DON’T TAKE ADVANTAGE OF FRIENDS
  23. 23. PLAYING A VIOLIN FOR THE BUFFALO TO LISTEN THAILAND * NO ONE IS LISTENING TO YOU TALK
  24. 24. A ROARING LION KILLS NO GAME UGANDA * TALKING ISN'T ACTION
  25. 25. A TEDDY BEAR WILL BITE YOU VENEZUELA * YOU’RE BEING TO CLEVER (SARCASTIC)
  26. 26. I’M READY TO PUT THE FIDDLE IN THE ROOF WALES * I’M READY TO GIVE UP
  27. 27. YOU DRINK OUT OF AN OLD CUP XHOSA * YOU’RE WEALTHY (USING AN HEIRLOOM)
  28. 28. EVERY MONKEY IS A GAZELLE IN IT’S MOTHER’S EYES YEMEN * LOVE IS BLIND
  29. 29. YOU CAN’T WRAP SOMETHING WITH HORNS ZIMBABWE * IT’S HARD TO KEEP THINGS SECRET
  30. 30. FOR EVERYONE WHO LISTENS, EVERY CULTURE HAS SOMETHING TO SAY

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