floare la ureche*

* flower at the ear

Romanian Various countries

Idiom USED Very frequently BY Everyone

It means that something is very easy. Equivalent to the English "piece of cake". Used in Romania and Moldova.

"După câteva trucuri adevăratul Kwik-E-Mart va fi floare la ureche."

"After a few tricks the real Kwik-E-Mart will be flower at the ear."





einen Zahn zulegen*

* to gain a tooth

German Various countries

Expression USED On Occasion BY Everyone

To do something faster.

"Du bist so langsam, leg mal einen Zahn zu!"

"You're so slow, gain a tooth!"





een kat in een zak kopen*

* to buy a cat in a bag

Dutch Various countries

Expression USED On Rare Occasion BY Almost Everyone

Buying somehing that ends up being very disappointing

"Test eerst even de auto voordat je hem koopt, je wil geen kat in een zak kopen!"

Try out the car before you buy him, you don't want to buy a cat in a bag!


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笨蛋*

* stupid egg

Chinese Various countries

Expression USED On Occasion BY Most People

Fool or stupid idiot; can be either insulting or playful depending on context, such as whether the speaker is a stranger or a close friend.

"你讓我們輸了!你是笨蛋嗎?"

"You let us lose! Are you a stupid egg?"





written in the stars

English Various countries

Idiom USED On Rare Occasion BY Some People

Destined to happen, as if there were no personal control and the future were predetermined by an external force.

“Their blossoming love was written in the stars.“


Confirmed by 5 people




down the drain

English Various countries

Idiom USED On Occasion BY Everyone

Being wasted or lost, likely to the end of being ruined.

"It was a bad investment, our money went down the drain."


Confirmed by 3 people




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Het is niet zo mijn ding*

* It is not so my thing

Dutch Various countries

Expression USED Frequently BY Almost Everyone

It's not my cup of tea, I don't really like it.

"Voetbal is niet zo mijn ding."

"Football isn't really my thing."


Confirmed by 2 people




شلونك؟ *

* what color are you?

Arabic Gulf, Various countries

Expression USED Frequently BY Everyone

The common way to ask 'how are you?'.

"شلونك؟ " "زين شكرا"

"What colour are you?" "I'm good, thank you."





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круто

Russian Various countries

Word USED Very frequently BY Everyone

Equivalent to the English "cool".

"Наконец-то купил себе велосипед." "О, круто."

"I finally bought myself a bicycle." "Wow, cool."





тачка

Russian Various countries

Slang USED Very frequently BY Everyone

(n.) Slang word for car.

"Чья это тачка вон там?"

"Whose car is that over there?"





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клёво

Russian Various countries

Word USED Very frequently BY Everyone

(adj.) It means cool.

"У тебя клёвая машина."

"You have a cool car."





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sich die Kante geben*

* to give oneself the edge

German Various countries

Idiom USED On Rare Occasion BY Some People

(v.) To get really drunk.

"Sie hat sich letzte Nacht so richtig die Kante gegeben."

"She really gave herself the edge last night."


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кхм

Russian Various countries

Sound USED Very frequently BY Everyone

The Russian sound for coughing that someone makes to show various feelings, such as doubt, disapproval, embarrassment, or to attract attention.

"Кхм, кхм, кхм... помоги мне с багажами, пожалуйста."

"Ahem, ahem, ahem... help me with my luggage, please."


Confirmed by 4 people




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ahem

English Various countries

Sound USED Very frequently BY Everyone

The English sound for coughing that someone makes to show various feelings, such as doubt, disapproval, embarrassment, or to attract attention.

"Ahem, I'm still here."


Confirmed by 13 people




бггггг

Ukrainian Various countries

Sound USED Very frequently BY Everyone

The Ukrainian sound for laughter.

Note: It is used primarily on the Internet and in video games.

"Бггг це Україна..."

"Ha ha ha, this is Ukraine..."


Confirmed by 3 people