Idioms are wonderful linguistic tools. Each language its own weird little sayings that no non-speaker would be able to understand without a lengthy explanation.
London writer Matt Lindley of the online travel community Hotel Club has collected and illustrated many strange idioms from all over the world. Did you know that “into the mouth of a wolf” in Italian is equivalent to wishing someone good luck? Take a look at some of Matt’s illustrations below!
Go to Hotel Club.co.uk to see all 10 of these weird and wonderful idioms!
Idioms Of The World – 10 Illustrated Foreign Phrases | Hotel Club
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