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The idea of setting up a wealth tax to target the richest Americans has created a lot of debate in the United States.
English expressions come from a number of different places and some are quite old. Perhaps one of the oldest expressions is “slow and steady wins the race.”
Americans often try to say things as quickly as possible. So, for some expressions, we use the first letters of the words instead of saying each word.
Like producers of wine from France’s Champagne area, Brazil’s chocolate industry is using geographical indication, or GI labels.
올드 랭 사인
It is called “Auld Lang Syne.” It is the traditional music played during the New Year’s celebration.
Members of a native community in the arctic areas of Sweden say their reindeer are facing possible starvation from unusual weather related to climate change.
감당 못할 일을 하다
Now, sometimes when we are hungry, we may eat too fast or too much. We may, in fact, bite off more than we can chew.
큰 성공을 거둔 모습을 하고 있다
People around the world love their pets. And in the United States, cats are very popular.
믿을 만하지 않다
The expression “It will not wash” seems to say that there are some things that cannot come clean.
이 닦기와 심장
Cleaning your teeth often, every day, is linked to a lower risk for heart problems.
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