ketina

Gdańsk, Poland

I'm a linguist. Polish is my native language. I also speak: English(C1), French(C1), Italian(B1/B2) and German(A2).

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nudny jak flaki z olejem*

* as boring as a tripe soup with oil

Polish Poland

Idiom USED Frequently BY Everyone

Very boring

"Ten film jest nudny jak flaki z olejem. Nie mogę go już dłużej oglądać."

"This film is as boring as a tripe soup with oil. I can't watch it any longer."


Confirmed by 2 people



parler français comme une vache espagnole*

* to speak French like a Spanish cow

French France

Idiom USED Frequently BY Everyone

To speak French terribly.

"Il parle le français comme une vache espagnole, donc je ne l'ai pas compris."

"He speaks French like a Spanish cow, so I didn't understand him."


Confirmed by 9 people



łysy jak kolano*

* as bald as a knee

Polish Poland

Idiom USED Frequently BY Everyone

Completely bald.

"Ten aktor podoba się kobietom, choć jest łysy jak kolano."

"Women find this actor attractive, even though he is as bald as a knee."


Confirmed by 2 people



sam jak palec*

* as alone as a finger

Polish Poland

Idiom USED Very frequently BY Everyone

Very alone

"Całe życie był sam jak palec, ale dziś ma już dziewczynę."

"He has been as alone as a finger his whole life, but now he has a girlfriend."


Confirmed by 2 people