Los modismos por Rani y Amanda
Tomar el pelo:
Literal Meaning: To take the hair.
Actual Meaning: To make fun of.
Origin: The act of shaving the head/cutting the hair of military prisoners.
Ser pan comido:
Literal Meaning: To be eaten by bread
Actual Meaning: To be easy
Origin: The idea of cake being “easy” originated in the 1870’s when cakes were given out as prizes for winning competitions.
Tirar la casa por la ventana:
Literal meaning: pull the house through the window
Actual meaning: Spare no expense
Origin: When a lot of money is spent to make something good.
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"How to Fight Dirty." How to Fight Dirty. N.p., n.d. Web. 18 May 2015. <http://www.voont.com/how_to_fight_dirty>.
"Window Stock Vectors, Clipart and Illustrations." 123RF Stock Photos. N.p., n.d. Web. 18 May 2015. <http://www.123rf.com/clipart-vector/window.html>.